Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Nelsonville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNT YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesNelsonvilleNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesNelsonvilleNN Reference
103 species are listed.