Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Madisonville West.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesMadisonville WestNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesMadisonville WestNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNE YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesMadisonville WestNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesMadisonville WestNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesMadisonville WestNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesMadisonville WestNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesMadisonville WestNT YesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMadisonville WestNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesMadisonville WestNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesMadisonville WestNT YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesMadisonville WestNT YesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNT YesReference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesMadisonville WestNT YesReference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesMadisonville WestNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesMadisonville WestNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesMadisonville WestNS YesReference
Gavia pacifica Pacific LoonAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesMadisonville WestNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesMadisonville WestNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Gavia stellata Red-throated LoonAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesMadisonville WestNS YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMadisonville WestNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesMadisonville WestNE YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesMadisonville WestNE Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMadisonville WestNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMadisonville WestNN Reference
157 species are listed.