Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Morgantown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesMorgantownNS YesReference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMorgantownNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMorgantownNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMorgantownNN Reference
68 species are listed.