Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Ironton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesIrontonNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesIrontonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesIrontonNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesIrontonNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesIrontonNT YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesIrontonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesIrontonNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesIrontonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesIrontonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesIrontonNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesIrontonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesIrontonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesIrontonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesIrontonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesIrontonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesIrontonNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesIrontonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesIrontonNN Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesIrontonNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesIrontonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesIrontonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesIrontonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesIrontonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesIrontonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesIrontonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesIrontonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesIrontonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesIrontonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesIrontonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesIrontonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesIrontonNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesIrontonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesIrontonNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesIrontonNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesIrontonNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesIrontonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesIrontonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesIrontonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesIrontonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesIrontonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesIrontonNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesIrontonNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesIrontonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesIrontonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesIrontonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesIrontonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesIrontonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesIrontonNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesIrontonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesIrontonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesIrontonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesIrontonNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesIrontonNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesIrontonNN Reference
94 species are listed.