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: New Madrid.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesNew MadridNE Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesNew MadridNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesNew MadridNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Rynchops niger Black SkimmerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesNew MadridNT Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesNew MadridNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesNew MadridNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesNew MadridNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesNew MadridEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNE YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesNew MadridNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesNew MadridNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Falco mexicanus Prairie FalconAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesNew MadridNS YesReference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesNew MadridNH YesReference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesNew MadridNE YesReference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNew MadridNN YesReference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNew MadridNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesNew MadridNN Reference
110 species are listed.