Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Portersburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesPortersburgNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesPortersburgNN YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesPortersburgNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesPortersburgNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesPortersburgNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesPortersburgNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesPortersburgNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesPortersburgNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesPortersburgNN Reference
68 species are listed.