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: Jeffersonville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesJeffersonvilleNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesJeffersonvilleNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Pheucticus melanocephalus Black-headed GrosbeakAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesJeffersonvilleNT Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sitta pusilla Brown-headed NuthatchAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Spizella pallida Clay-colored SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Acanthis flammea Common RedpollAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesJeffersonvilleNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesJeffersonvilleNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas penelope Eurasian WigeonAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Larus hyperboreus Glaucous GullAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia querula Harris's SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Rallus elegans King RailAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Brachyramphus perdix Long-billed MurreletAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Asio otus Long-eared OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Accipiter gentilis Northern GoshawkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesJeffersonvilleNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Pinicola enucleator Pine GrosbeakAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Loxia curvirostra Red CrossbillAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Gavia stellata Red-throated LoonAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesJeffersonvilleNS YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Ixoreus naevius Varied ThrushAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNE YesReference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aechmophorus occidentalis Western GrebeAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sturnella neglecta Western MeadowlarkAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Loxia leucoptera White-winged CrossbillAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesJeffersonvilleNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesJeffersonvilleNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesJeffersonvilleNN Reference
248 species are listed.