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: Leesburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesLeesburgNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesLeesburgNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesLeesburgNS YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesLeesburgNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesLeesburgNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesLeesburgNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesLeesburgNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesLeesburgNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesLeesburgNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesLeesburgNN Reference
76 species are listed.