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: Oakton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesOaktonNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesOaktonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesOaktonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesOaktonNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesOaktonNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesOaktonNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesOaktonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesOaktonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesOaktonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesOaktonNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesOaktonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesOaktonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesOaktonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesOaktonNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesOaktonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesOaktonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesOaktonNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesOaktonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesOaktonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesOaktonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesOaktonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesOaktonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesOaktonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesOaktonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesOaktonNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesOaktonNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesOaktonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesOaktonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesOaktonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesOaktonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesOaktonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesOaktonNS Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesOaktonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesOaktonNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesOaktonNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesOaktonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesOaktonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesOaktonNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesOaktonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesOaktonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesOaktonNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesOaktonEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesOaktonNT YesReference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesOaktonNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesOaktonNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesOaktonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesOaktonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesOaktonNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesOaktonNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesOaktonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesOaktonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesOaktonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesOaktonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesOaktonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesOaktonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesOaktonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesOaktonNS YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesOaktonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesOaktonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesOaktonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesOaktonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesOaktonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesOaktonNN Reference
Elanus leucurus White-tailed KiteAvesOaktonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesOaktonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesOaktonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesOaktonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesOaktonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesOaktonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesOaktonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesOaktonNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesOaktonNT YesReference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesOaktonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesOaktonNN Reference
112 species are listed.