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: Sandgap.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSandgapNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSandgapNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesSandgapNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSandgapNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSandgapNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSandgapNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSandgapNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSandgapNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSandgapNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesSandgapNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSandgapNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSandgapNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSandgapNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSandgapNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSandgapNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSandgapNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSandgapNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSandgapNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSandgapNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSandgapNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSandgapNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSandgapNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSandgapNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSandgapNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSandgapNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSandgapNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSandgapNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSandgapNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSandgapNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSandgapNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSandgapNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSandgapNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSandgapNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSandgapNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSandgapNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesSandgapNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSandgapNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSandgapNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSandgapNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSandgapNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSandgapNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesSandgapNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSandgapNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSandgapNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSandgapNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSandgapNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSandgapNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesSandgapNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSandgapNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSandgapNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSandgapNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSandgapNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSandgapNN Reference
86 species are listed.