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: Upton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesUptonNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesUptonNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesUptonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesUptonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesUptonNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesUptonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesUptonNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesUptonNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesUptonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesUptonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesUptonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesUptonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesUptonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesUptonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesUptonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesUptonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesUptonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesUptonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesUptonNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesUptonNN YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesUptonNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesUptonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesUptonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesUptonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesUptonNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesUptonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesUptonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesUptonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesUptonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesUptonNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesUptonNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesUptonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesUptonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesUptonNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesUptonNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesUptonNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesUptonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesUptonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesUptonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesUptonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesUptonNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesUptonNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesUptonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesUptonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesUptonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesUptonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesUptonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesUptonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesUptonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesUptonNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesUptonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesUptonNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesUptonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesUptonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesUptonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesUptonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesUptonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesUptonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesUptonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesUptonNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesUptonNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesUptonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesUptonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesUptonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesUptonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesUptonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesUptonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesUptonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesUptonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesUptonNN Reference
77 species are listed.