Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Mount Vernon IN.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesMount Vernon INNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesMount Vernon INNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesMount Vernon INNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesMount Vernon INNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesMount Vernon INNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMount Vernon INNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesMount Vernon INNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesMount Vernon INNS Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNT YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesMount Vernon INNT YesReference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesMount Vernon INNT YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesMount Vernon INEE YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesMount Vernon INNT YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesMount Vernon INNE YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anas fulvigula Mottled DuckAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesMount Vernon INNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesMount Vernon INNE YesReference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesMount Vernon INNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesMount Vernon INNE YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesMount Vernon INNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNE YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMount Vernon INNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMount Vernon INNN Reference
170 species are listed.