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: Yosemite.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesYosemiteNS YesReference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesYosemiteNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesYosemiteNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesYosemiteNN Reference
88 species are listed.