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: Meador.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMeadorNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMeadorNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesMeadorNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMeadorNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesMeadorNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMeadorNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesMeadorNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMeadorNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMeadorNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesMeadorNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMeadorNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMeadorNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesMeadorNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesMeadorNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesMeadorNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesMeadorNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMeadorNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMeadorNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMeadorNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMeadorNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMeadorNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMeadorNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMeadorNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMeadorNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesMeadorNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMeadorNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMeadorNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMeadorNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMeadorNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMeadorNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMeadorNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMeadorNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMeadorNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMeadorNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMeadorNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesMeadorNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMeadorNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMeadorNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMeadorNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMeadorNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMeadorNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMeadorNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesMeadorNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesMeadorNS YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMeadorNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMeadorNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMeadorNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMeadorNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesMeadorNN Reference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMeadorNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMeadorNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMeadorNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMeadorNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMeadorNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesMeadorNE Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMeadorNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesMeadorNS YesReference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesMeadorNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMeadorNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMeadorNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMeadorNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMeadorNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMeadorNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesMeadorNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMeadorNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesMeadorNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMeadorNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesMeadorNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesMeadorNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMeadorNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesMeadorNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMeadorNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMeadorNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMeadorNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMeadorNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMeadorNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMeadorNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMeadorNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMeadorNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMeadorNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMeadorNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMeadorNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMeadorNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesMeadorNN Reference
128 species are listed.