Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Melber.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMelberNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMelberNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMelberNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMelberNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMelberNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesMelberNN YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesMelberNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMelberNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesMelberNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMelberNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMelberNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMelberNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMelberNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMelberNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMelberNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMelberNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMelberNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMelberNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMelberNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMelberNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesMelberNN YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMelberNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesMelberNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMelberNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMelberNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMelberNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMelberNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMelberNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMelberNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMelberNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMelberNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesMelberNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMelberNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMelberNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMelberNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMelberNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMelberNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMelberNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMelberNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMelberNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMelberNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMelberNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMelberNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMelberNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMelberNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMelberNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesMelberNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesMelberNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMelberNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesMelberNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMelberNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMelberNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMelberNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMelberNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMelberNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMelberNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMelberNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMelberNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMelberNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesMelberNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMelberNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMelberNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMelberNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMelberNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMelberNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMelberNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMelberNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMelberNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMelberNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMelberNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMelberNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMelberNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMelberNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMelberNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMelberNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMelberNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMelberNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMelberNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMelberNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMelberNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMelberNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMelberNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMelberNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesMelberNT YesReference
84 species are listed.