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: Somerset.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesSomersetNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesSomersetNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSomersetNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesSomersetNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSomersetNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesSomersetNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesSomersetNE YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSomersetNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSomersetNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesSomersetNS YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSomersetNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSomersetNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesSomersetNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSomersetNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSomersetNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSomersetNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSomersetNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesSomersetNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesSomersetNN Reference
Branta bernicla BrantAvesSomersetNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesSomersetNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesSomersetNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSomersetNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesSomersetNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSomersetNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSomersetNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSomersetNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSomersetNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesSomersetNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSomersetNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesSomersetNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesSomersetNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSomersetNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSomersetNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSomersetNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSomersetNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesSomersetNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSomersetNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSomersetNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSomersetNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSomersetNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSomersetNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSomersetNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesSomersetNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesSomersetNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesSomersetNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesSomersetNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSomersetNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSomersetNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesSomersetNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesSomersetNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesSomersetNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesSomersetNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesSomersetNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesSomersetNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSomersetNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSomersetNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSomersetNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSomersetNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesSomersetNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesSomersetNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesSomersetNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSomersetNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesSomersetNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesSomersetNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSomersetNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesSomersetNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSomersetNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesSomersetNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesSomersetNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesSomersetNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesSomersetNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSomersetNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesSomersetNN Reference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesSomersetNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesSomersetNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesSomersetNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSomersetNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesSomersetNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSomersetNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSomersetNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSomersetNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSomersetNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesSomersetNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesSomersetNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSomersetNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesSomersetNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesSomersetNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSomersetNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesSomersetNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesSomersetNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesSomersetNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesSomersetNS YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesSomersetNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesSomersetNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesSomersetNE YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesSomersetNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSomersetNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSomersetNN Reference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSomersetNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSomersetNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesSomersetNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesSomersetNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSomersetNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesSomersetNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSomersetNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSomersetNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSomersetNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSomersetNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSomersetNN Reference
187 species are listed.