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: Taylorsville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesTaylorsvilleNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesTaylorsvilleNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesTaylorsvilleNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesTaylorsvilleNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesTaylorsvilleNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesTaylorsvilleNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesTaylorsvilleNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesTaylorsvilleNN YesReference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesTaylorsvilleNN Reference
120 species are listed.