Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

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

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesLouisville EastNH YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesLouisville EastNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesLouisville EastNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesLouisville EastNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesLouisville EastNT YesReference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesLouisville EastNT YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesLouisville EastNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Vermivora leucobranchialis Brewster's WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesLouisville EastNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesLouisville EastNS YesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesLouisville EastNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Spizella pallida Clay-colored SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesLouisville EastNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesLouisville EastNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesLouisville EastNT YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesLouisville EastNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesLouisville EastNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Rallus elegans King RailAvesLouisville EastNE YesReference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Calidris minuta Little StintAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Ammodramus nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesLouisville EastNE Reference
Lanius excubitor Northern ShrikeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesLouisville EastNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesLouisville EastNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Loxia curvirostra Red CrossbillAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Phalaropus fulicarius Red PhalaropeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesLouisville EastNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesLouisville EastNS YesReference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesLouisville EastNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesLouisville EastNS YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesLouisville EastNE Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Tyrannus verticalis Western KingbirdAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Eudocimus albus White IbisAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesLouisville EastNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesLouisville EastNN Reference
214 species are listed.