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: Sturgis.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSturgisNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSturgisNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSturgisNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSturgisNT YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSturgisNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSturgisNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSturgisNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSturgisNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSturgisNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesSturgisNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSturgisNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSturgisNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSturgisNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSturgisNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSturgisNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSturgisNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSturgisNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSturgisNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSturgisNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSturgisNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSturgisNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSturgisNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSturgisNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSturgisNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSturgisNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSturgisNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSturgisNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSturgisNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSturgisNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSturgisNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSturgisNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSturgisNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSturgisNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSturgisNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSturgisNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSturgisNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSturgisNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSturgisNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSturgisNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSturgisNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSturgisNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSturgisNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSturgisNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSturgisNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSturgisNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesSturgisNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSturgisNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSturgisNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSturgisNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesSturgisNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSturgisNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSturgisNN Reference
66 species are listed.