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: Owen.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesOwenNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesOwenNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesOwenNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesOwenNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesOwenNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesOwenNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesOwenNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesOwenNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesOwenNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesOwenNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesOwenNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesOwenNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesOwenNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesOwenNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesOwenNN Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesOwenNS YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesOwenNN Reference
Pelecanus occidentalis Brown PelicanAvesOwenNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesOwenNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesOwenNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesOwenNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesOwenNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesOwenNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesOwenNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesOwenNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesOwenNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesOwenNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesOwenNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesOwenNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesOwenNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesOwenNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesOwenNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesOwenNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesOwenNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesOwenNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesOwenNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesOwenNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesOwenNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesOwenNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesOwenNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesOwenNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesOwenNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesOwenNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesOwenNS YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesOwenNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesOwenNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesOwenNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesOwenNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesOwenNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesOwenNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesOwenNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesOwenNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesOwenNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesOwenNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesOwenNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesOwenNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesOwenNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesOwenNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesOwenNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesOwenNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesOwenNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesOwenNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesOwenNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesOwenNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesOwenNN Reference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesOwenNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesOwenNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesOwenNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesOwenNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesOwenNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesOwenNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesOwenNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesOwenNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesOwenNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesOwenNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesOwenNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesOwenNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesOwenNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesOwenNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesOwenNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesOwenNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesOwenNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesOwenNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesOwenNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesOwenNH YesReference
Ixoreus naevius Varied ThrushAvesOwenNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesOwenNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesOwenNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesOwenNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesOwenNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesOwenNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesOwenNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesOwenNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesOwenNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesOwenNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesOwenNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesOwenNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesOwenNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesOwenNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesOwenNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesOwenNN Reference
123 species are listed.