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: Moorefield.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesMoorefieldNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesMoorefieldNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMoorefieldNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesMoorefieldNS YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMoorefieldNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesMoorefieldNE YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesMoorefieldNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesMoorefieldNN Reference
114 species are listed.