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: Portsmouth.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesPortsmouthNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesPortsmouthNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesPortsmouthNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesPortsmouthNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesPortsmouthNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesPortsmouthNT YesReference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesPortsmouthNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesPortsmouthNE Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesPortsmouthNS YesReference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesPortsmouthNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesPortsmouthNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesPortsmouthNN Reference
101 species are listed.