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: Phil.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesPhilNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesPhilNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesPhilNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesPhilNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesPhilNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesPhilNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesPhilNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesPhilNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesPhilNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesPhilNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesPhilNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesPhilNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesPhilNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesPhilNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesPhilNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesPhilNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesPhilNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesPhilNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesPhilNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesPhilNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesPhilNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesPhilNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesPhilNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesPhilNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesPhilNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesPhilNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesPhilNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesPhilNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesPhilNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesPhilNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesPhilNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesPhilNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesPhilNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesPhilNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesPhilNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesPhilNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesPhilNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesPhilNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesPhilNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesPhilNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesPhilNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesPhilNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesPhilNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesPhilNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesPhilNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesPhilNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesPhilNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesPhilNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesPhilNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesPhilNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesPhilNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesPhilNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesPhilNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesPhilNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesPhilNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesPhilNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesPhilNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesPhilNS YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPhilNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesPhilNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesPhilNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesPhilNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesPhilNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesPhilNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesPhilNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesPhilNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesPhilNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesPhilNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesPhilNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesPhilNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesPhilNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesPhilNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesPhilNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesPhilNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesPhilNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesPhilNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesPhilNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesPhilNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesPhilNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesPhilNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesPhilNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesPhilNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesPhilNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesPhilNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesPhilNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesPhilNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesPhilNN Reference
87 species are listed.