Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

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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: Irvine.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesIrvineNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesIrvineNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesIrvineNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesIrvineNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesIrvineNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesIrvineNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesIrvineNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesIrvineNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesIrvineNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesIrvineNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesIrvineNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesIrvineNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesIrvineNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesIrvineNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesIrvineNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesIrvineNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesIrvineNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesIrvineNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesIrvineNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesIrvineNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesIrvineNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesIrvineNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesIrvineNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesIrvineNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesIrvineNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesIrvineNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesIrvineNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesIrvineNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesIrvineNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesIrvineNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesIrvineNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesIrvineNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesIrvineNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesIrvineNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesIrvineNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesIrvineNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesIrvineNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesIrvineNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesIrvineNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesIrvineNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesIrvineNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesIrvineNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesIrvineNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesIrvineNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesIrvineNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesIrvineNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesIrvineNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesIrvineNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesIrvineNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesIrvineNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesIrvineNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesIrvineNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesIrvineNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesIrvineNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesIrvineNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesIrvineNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesIrvineNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesIrvineNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesIrvineNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesIrvineNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesIrvineNN Reference
87 species are listed.