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: Sonora.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSonoraNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSonoraNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSonoraNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSonoraNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSonoraNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesSonoraNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSonoraNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSonoraNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSonoraNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSonoraNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesSonoraNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSonoraNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSonoraNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSonoraNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSonoraNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSonoraNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSonoraNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSonoraNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSonoraNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSonoraNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSonoraNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSonoraNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSonoraNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSonoraNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSonoraNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSonoraNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSonoraNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSonoraNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSonoraNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSonoraNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSonoraNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSonoraNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSonoraNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSonoraNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesSonoraNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSonoraNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSonoraNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSonoraNS YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSonoraNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSonoraNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSonoraNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSonoraNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSonoraNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSonoraNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesSonoraNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSonoraNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSonoraNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSonoraNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesSonoraNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSonoraNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSonoraNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesSonoraNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSonoraNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSonoraNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSonoraNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSonoraNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSonoraNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSonoraNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSonoraNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSonoraNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesSonoraNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSonoraNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSonoraNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSonoraNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSonoraNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSonoraNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesSonoraNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSonoraNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSonoraNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSonoraNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSonoraNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSonoraNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesSonoraNN Reference
88 species are listed.