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: Waverly.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesWaverlyNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesWaverlyNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesWaverlyNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesWaverlyNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesWaverlyNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesWaverlyNT Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesWaverlyNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesWaverlyNT YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesWaverlyNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesWaverlyNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy IbisAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesWaverlyNT YesReference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesWaverlyEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesWaverlyNT YesReference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesWaverlyNE YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesWaverlyNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesWaverlyNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesWaverlyNE YesReference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesWaverlyNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Charadrius melodus Piping PloverAvesWaverlyTN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Xema sabini Sabine's GullAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesWaverlyNS YesReference
Sayornis saya Say's PhoebeAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesWaverlyNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesWaverlyNE Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesWaverlyNE YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesWaverlyNH YesReference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesWaverlyNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesWaverlyNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesWaverlyNN Reference
176 species are listed.