Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
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: Mount Vernon KY.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMount Vernon KYNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMount Vernon KYNN Reference
84 species are listed.