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: Smithland.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSmithlandNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesSmithlandNS YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSmithlandNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesSmithlandNS YesReference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesSmithlandNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesSmithlandNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesSmithlandNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSmithlandNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesSmithlandNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesSmithlandNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Larus marinus Great Black-backed GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesSmithlandNT YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSmithlandNS YesReference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesSmithlandEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesSmithlandNS YesReference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Gavia stellata Red-throated LoonAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Onychoprion fuscatus Sooty TernAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Larus thayeri Thayer's GullAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSmithlandNN YesReference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSmithlandNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSmithlandNN Reference
134 species are listed.