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: Olney.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesOlneyNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesOlneyNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesOlneyNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesOlneyNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesOlneyNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesOlneyNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesOlneyNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesOlneyNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesOlneyNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesOlneyNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesOlneyNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesOlneyNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesOlneyNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesOlneyNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesOlneyNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesOlneyNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesOlneyNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesOlneyNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesOlneyNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesOlneyNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesOlneyNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesOlneyNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesOlneyNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesOlneyNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesOlneyNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesOlneyNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesOlneyNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesOlneyNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesOlneyNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesOlneyNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesOlneyNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesOlneyNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesOlneyNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesOlneyNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesOlneyNS YesReference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesOlneyNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesOlneyNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesOlneyNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesOlneyNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesOlneyNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesOlneyNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesOlneyNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesOlneyNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesOlneyNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesOlneyNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesOlneyNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesOlneyNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesOlneyNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesOlneyNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesOlneyNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesOlneyNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesOlneyNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesOlneyNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesOlneyNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesOlneyNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesOlneyNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesOlneyNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesOlneyNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesOlneyNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesOlneyNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesOlneyNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesOlneyNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesOlneyNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesOlneyNN Reference
88 species are listed.