Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesKnifleyNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesKnifleyNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesKnifleyNT YesReference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesKnifleyNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Vermivora leucobranchialis Brewster's WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesKnifleyNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesKnifleyNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesKnifleyNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesKnifleyNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesKnifleyNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesKnifleyNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesKnifleyNE YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesKnifleyNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesKnifleyNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesKnifleyNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesKnifleyNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Gavia stellata Red-throated LoonAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesKnifleyNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesKnifleyNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesKnifleyNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesKnifleyNN Reference
180 species are listed.