Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Shelbyville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesShelbyvilleNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesShelbyvilleNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesShelbyvilleNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesShelbyvilleNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesShelbyvilleNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesShelbyvilleNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Platalea ajaja Roseate SpoonbillAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesShelbyvilleNE YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesShelbyvilleNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Plegadis chihi White-faced IbisAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesShelbyvilleNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesShelbyvilleNN Reference
111 species are listed.