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: Sharpsburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSharpsburgNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesSharpsburgNS YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSharpsburgNS YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesSharpsburgNT YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesSharpsburgNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesSharpsburgNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSharpsburgNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSharpsburgNN Reference
83 species are listed.