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: Walton.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWaltonNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesWaltonNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWaltonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWaltonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesWaltonNE YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesWaltonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesWaltonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWaltonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWaltonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesWaltonNN Reference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWaltonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWaltonNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesWaltonNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesWaltonNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesWaltonNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWaltonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWaltonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWaltonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWaltonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWaltonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWaltonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWaltonNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesWaltonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWaltonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesWaltonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesWaltonNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWaltonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWaltonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesWaltonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWaltonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWaltonNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesWaltonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWaltonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesWaltonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWaltonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWaltonNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesWaltonNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesWaltonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesWaltonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWaltonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesWaltonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWaltonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWaltonNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesWaltonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWaltonNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesWaltonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWaltonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesWaltonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesWaltonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWaltonNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesWaltonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesWaltonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWaltonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWaltonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWaltonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWaltonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWaltonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWaltonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesWaltonNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWaltonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWaltonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesWaltonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWaltonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWaltonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesWaltonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesWaltonNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesWaltonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWaltonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWaltonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWaltonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWaltonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesWaltonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesWaltonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesWaltonNN Reference
116 species are listed.