Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
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: Linton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesLintonNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesLintonNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesLintonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesLintonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesLintonNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesLintonNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesLintonNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesLintonNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesLintonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesLintonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesLintonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesLintonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesLintonNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesLintonNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesLintonNT YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesLintonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesLintonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesLintonNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesLintonNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesLintonNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesLintonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesLintonNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesLintonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesLintonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesLintonNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesLintonNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesLintonNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesLintonNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesLintonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesLintonNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesLintonNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesLintonNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesLintonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesLintonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesLintonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesLintonNN Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesLintonNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesLintonNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesLintonNN YesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesLintonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesLintonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesLintonNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesLintonNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesLintonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesLintonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesLintonNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesLintonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesLintonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesLintonNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesLintonNT YesReference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesLintonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesLintonNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesLintonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesLintonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesLintonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesLintonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesLintonNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesLintonNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesLintonNE YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesLintonNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesLintonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesLintonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesLintonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesLintonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesLintonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesLintonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesLintonNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesLintonNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesLintonNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesLintonNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesLintonNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesLintonNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesLintonNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesLintonNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesLintonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesLintonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesLintonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesLintonNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesLintonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesLintonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesLintonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesLintonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesLintonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesLintonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesLintonNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesLintonNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesLintonNN YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesLintonNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesLintonNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesLintonNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesLintonNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesLintonNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesLintonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesLintonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesLintonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesLintonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesLintonNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesLintonNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesLintonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesLintonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesLintonNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesLintonNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesLintonNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesLintonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesLintonNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesLintonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesLintonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesLintonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesLintonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesLintonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesLintonNN Reference
124 species are listed.