Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Salem.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSalemNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSalemNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSalemNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSalemNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSalemNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSalemNN YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSalemNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSalemNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSalemNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSalemNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSalemNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSalemNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSalemNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSalemNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSalemNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSalemNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSalemNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSalemNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSalemNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesSalemNN YesReference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSalemNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSalemNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSalemNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSalemNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSalemNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSalemNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSalemNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSalemNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSalemNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSalemNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesSalemNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSalemNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSalemNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSalemNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSalemNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSalemNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSalemNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSalemNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSalemNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSalemNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSalemNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSalemNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSalemNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSalemNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSalemNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSalemNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSalemNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSalemNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSalemNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSalemNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSalemNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSalemNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSalemNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSalemNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSalemNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSalemNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSalemNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSalemNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSalemNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSalemNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSalemNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSalemNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSalemNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSalemNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSalemNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSalemNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSalemNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSalemNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSalemNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSalemNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSalemNN Reference
71 species are listed.