Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Yankeetown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesYankeetownNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesYankeetownNS YesReference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesYankeetownNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesYankeetownNN YesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesYankeetownNN YesReference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesYankeetownNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesYankeetownNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesYankeetownNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesYankeetownNN YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesYankeetownNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesYankeetownNN Reference
58 species are listed.