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: Trenton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesTrentonNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesTrentonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesTrentonNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesTrentonNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesTrentonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesTrentonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesTrentonNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesTrentonNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesTrentonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesTrentonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesTrentonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesTrentonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesTrentonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesTrentonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesTrentonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesTrentonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesTrentonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesTrentonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesTrentonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesTrentonNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesTrentonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesTrentonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesTrentonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesTrentonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesTrentonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesTrentonNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesTrentonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesTrentonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesTrentonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesTrentonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesTrentonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesTrentonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesTrentonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesTrentonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesTrentonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesTrentonNT YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesTrentonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesTrentonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesTrentonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesTrentonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesTrentonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesTrentonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesTrentonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesTrentonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesTrentonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesTrentonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesTrentonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesTrentonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesTrentonNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesTrentonNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesTrentonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesTrentonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesTrentonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesTrentonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesTrentonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesTrentonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesTrentonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesTrentonNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesTrentonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesTrentonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesTrentonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesTrentonNN Reference
88 species are listed.