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: Owenton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesOwentonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesOwentonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesOwentonNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesOwentonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesOwentonNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesOwentonNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesOwentonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesOwentonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesOwentonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesOwentonNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesOwentonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesOwentonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesOwentonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesOwentonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesOwentonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesOwentonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesOwentonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesOwentonNN Reference
Acanthis flammea Common RedpollAvesOwentonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesOwentonNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesOwentonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesOwentonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesOwentonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesOwentonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesOwentonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesOwentonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesOwentonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesOwentonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesOwentonNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesOwentonNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesOwentonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesOwentonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesOwentonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesOwentonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesOwentonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesOwentonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesOwentonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesOwentonNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesOwentonNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesOwentonNT YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesOwentonNN YesReference
Asio otus Long-eared OwlAvesOwentonNE YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesOwentonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesOwentonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesOwentonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesOwentonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesOwentonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesOwentonNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesOwentonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesOwentonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesOwentonNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesOwentonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesOwentonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesOwentonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesOwentonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesOwentonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesOwentonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesOwentonNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesOwentonNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesOwentonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesOwentonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesOwentonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesOwentonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesOwentonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesOwentonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesOwentonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesOwentonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesOwentonNN Reference
83 species are listed.