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: Shady Nook.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesShady NookNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesShady NookNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesShady NookNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesShady NookNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesShady NookNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesShady NookNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesShady NookNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesShady NookNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesShady NookNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesShady NookNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesShady NookNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesShady NookNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesShady NookNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesShady NookNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesShady NookNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesShady NookNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesShady NookNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesShady NookNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesShady NookNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesShady NookNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesShady NookNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesShady NookNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesShady NookNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesShady NookNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesShady NookNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesShady NookNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesShady NookNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesShady NookNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesShady NookNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesShady NookNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesShady NookNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesShady NookNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesShady NookNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesShady NookNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesShady NookNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesShady NookNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesShady NookNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesShady NookNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesShady NookNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesShady NookNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesShady NookNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesShady NookNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesShady NookNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesShady NookNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesShady NookNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesShady NookNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesShady NookNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesShady NookNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesShady NookNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesShady NookNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesShady NookNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesShady NookNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesShady NookNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesShady NookNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesShady NookNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesShady NookNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesShady NookNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesShady NookNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesShady NookNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesShady NookNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesShady NookNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesShady NookNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesShady NookNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesShady NookNN Reference
84 species are listed.