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: Summit.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSummitNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSummitNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSummitNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSummitNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSummitNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSummitNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSummitNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSummitNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSummitNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSummitNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesSummitNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSummitNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSummitNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSummitNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSummitNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSummitNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSummitNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSummitNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSummitNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesSummitNN YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSummitNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSummitNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSummitNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSummitNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSummitNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSummitNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSummitNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSummitNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSummitNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSummitNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSummitNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSummitNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSummitNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSummitNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSummitNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSummitNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSummitNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSummitNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSummitNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSummitNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSummitNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSummitNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSummitNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSummitNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSummitNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSummitNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSummitNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSummitNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSummitNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSummitNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesSummitNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSummitNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSummitNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSummitNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSummitNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSummitNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSummitNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSummitNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSummitNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSummitNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSummitNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSummitNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSummitNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSummitNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesSummitNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSummitNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesSummitNS YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesSummitNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSummitNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSummitNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSummitNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSummitNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSummitNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesSummitNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSummitNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSummitNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSummitNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSummitNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSummitNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSummitNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSummitNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSummitNN Reference
82 species are listed.