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: Marion.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMarionNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesMarionNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMarionNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMarionNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMarionNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesMarionNT YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesMarionNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMarionNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMarionNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMarionNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesMarionNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesMarionNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMarionNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMarionNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMarionNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMarionNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMarionNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesMarionNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMarionNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMarionNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMarionNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMarionNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesMarionNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMarionNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMarionNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMarionNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesMarionNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMarionNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMarionNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMarionNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMarionNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMarionNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMarionNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMarionNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesMarionNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMarionNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMarionNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMarionNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMarionNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMarionNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMarionNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMarionNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMarionNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesMarionNS YesReference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesMarionNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMarionNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMarionNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMarionNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMarionNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMarionNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMarionNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesMarionNT YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMarionNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMarionNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesMarionNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMarionNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMarionNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMarionNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesMarionNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMarionNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMarionNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesMarionNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMarionNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMarionNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMarionNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesMarionNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMarionNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesMarionNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMarionNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMarionNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMarionNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMarionNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMarionNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMarionNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMarionNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMarionNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMarionNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesMarionNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMarionNS YesReference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesMarionNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMarionNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMarionNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMarionNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMarionNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMarionNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMarionNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMarionNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMarionNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMarionNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMarionNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMarionNN YesReference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesMarionNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMarionNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMarionNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMarionNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesMarionNN Reference
104 species are listed.