Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Homer.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesHomerNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHomerNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHomerNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesHomerNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHomerNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesHomerNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesHomerNS YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesHomerNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHomerNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHomerNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesHomerNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesHomerNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesHomerNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHomerNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHomerNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHomerNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesHomerNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHomerNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesHomerNN YesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHomerNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesHomerNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHomerNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHomerNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHomerNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesHomerNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHomerNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesHomerNN YesReference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesHomerNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesHomerNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesHomerNS YesReference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesHomerNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHomerNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesHomerNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesHomerNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesHomerNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesHomerNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHomerNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesHomerNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHomerNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesHomerNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesHomerNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesHomerNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesHomerNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesHomerNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesHomerNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesHomerNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesHomerNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesHomerNN YesReference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesHomerNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesHomerNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesHomerNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesHomerNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHomerNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesHomerNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesHomerNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesHomerNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHomerNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHomerNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHomerNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesHomerNN Reference
60 species are listed.