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: Sanders.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSandersNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSandersNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesSandersNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSandersNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSandersNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSandersNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSandersNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSandersNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSandersNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSandersNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSandersNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSandersNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSandersNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesSandersNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSandersNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSandersNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesSandersNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSandersNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSandersNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSandersNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSandersNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSandersNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSandersNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSandersNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSandersNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSandersNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSandersNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSandersNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSandersNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSandersNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSandersNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSandersNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSandersNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSandersNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSandersNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesSandersNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSandersNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSandersNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSandersNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesSandersNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSandersNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSandersNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSandersNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSandersNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesSandersNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSandersNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSandersNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSandersNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSandersNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSandersNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSandersNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSandersNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSandersNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSandersNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSandersNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSandersNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSandersNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSandersNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesSandersNN YesReference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSandersNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSandersNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSandersNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSandersNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSandersNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSandersNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSandersNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSandersNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSandersNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSandersNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesSandersNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSandersNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSandersNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSandersNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSandersNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSandersNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSandersNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSandersNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSandersNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSandersNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesSandersNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSandersNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSandersNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSandersNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSandersNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSandersNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesSandersNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSandersNN Reference
87 species are listed.