Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: La Center.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesLa CenterNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesLa CenterNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesLa CenterNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesLa CenterNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesLa CenterNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesLa CenterNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesLa CenterNT YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesLa CenterNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesLa CenterNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesLa CenterNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesLa CenterNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesLa CenterNS YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesLa CenterNN YesReference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesLa CenterNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesLa CenterNN Reference
129 species are listed.