Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Horton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesHortonNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesHortonNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHortonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHortonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesHortonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHortonNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesHortonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesHortonNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesHortonNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesHortonNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesHortonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesHortonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHortonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHortonNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesHortonNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesHortonNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesHortonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesHortonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesHortonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHortonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHortonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesHortonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesHortonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHortonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesHortonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHortonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesHortonNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesHortonNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesHortonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHortonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesHortonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHortonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHortonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHortonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesHortonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesHortonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHortonNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesHortonNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesHortonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesHortonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesHortonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesHortonNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesHortonNS YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesHortonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesHortonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesHortonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHortonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesHortonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesHortonNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesHortonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesHortonNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesHortonNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHortonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesHortonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHortonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesHortonNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesHortonNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesHortonNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesHortonNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesHortonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesHortonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesHortonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesHortonNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesHortonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesHortonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesHortonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesHortonNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesHortonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesHortonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesHortonNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesHortonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesHortonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesHortonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesHortonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesHortonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesHortonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHortonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesHortonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesHortonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesHortonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesHortonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesHortonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesHortonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHortonNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHortonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHortonNN Reference
86 species are listed.