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: Prestonsburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesPrestonsburgNT YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesPrestonsburgNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Corvus corax Common RavenAvesPrestonsburgNT YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesPrestonsburgNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesPrestonsburgNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesPrestonsburgNN Reference
78 species are listed.