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: Richmond South.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesRichmond SouthNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesRichmond SouthNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesRichmond SouthNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesRichmond SouthNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesRichmond SouthNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesRichmond SouthNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesRichmond SouthNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesRichmond SouthNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesRichmond SouthNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesRichmond SouthNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesRichmond SouthNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesRichmond SouthNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesRichmond SouthNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesRichmond SouthNS YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesRichmond SouthNS YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesRichmond SouthNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Egretta tricolor Tricolored HeronAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Loxia leucoptera White-winged CrossbillAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesRichmond SouthNN Reference
198 species are listed.