Species Information

Species observations for selected counties


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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Species observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Martin.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMartinNN Reference
Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack HerringActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Ameiurus melas Black BullheadActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Ammocrypta clara Western Sand DarterActinopterygiiMartinNE YesReference
Ammocrypta pellucida Eastern Sand DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN YesReference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesMartinNN YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesMartinNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMartinNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMartinNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesMartinNN YesReference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMartinNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMartinNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMartinNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesMartinNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMartinNN Reference
Cambarus bartonii cavatus Appalachian Brook CrayfishMalacostracaMartinNN Reference
Cambarus batchi Bluegrass CrayfishMalacostracaMartinNN Reference
Cambarus dubius Upland Burrowing CrayfishMalacostracaMartinNN Reference
Cambarus hatfieldi Tug Valley CrayfishMalacostracaMartinNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Canis latrans CoyoteMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMartinNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Carpiodes cyprinus QuillbackActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Castor canadensis American BeaverMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMartinNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Cervus elaphus ElkMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMartinNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMartinNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesMartinNT YesReference
Clinostomus funduloides Rosyside DaceActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMartinNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesMartinNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMartinNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMartinNN YesReference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMartinNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMartinNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaMartinNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMartinNN Reference
Corvus corax Common RavenAvesMartinNT YesReference
Corynorhinus rafinesquii Rafinesque's Big-eared BatMammaliaMartinNS YesReference
Crotalus horridus Timber RattlesnakeReptiliaMartinNN YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMartinNN Reference
Cyprinella galactura Whitetail ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMartinNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMartinNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMartinNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Elliptio crassidens ElephantearBivalviaMartinNN YesReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMartinNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMartinNN Reference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Etheostoma variatum Variegate DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Faxonius cristavarius Spiny Stream CrayfishMalacostracaMartinNN Reference
Faxonius immunis Calico CrayfishMalacostracaMartinNN Reference
Faxonius sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaMartinNN Reference
Ferrissia rivularis Creeping AncylidGastropodaMartinNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMartinNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMartinNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesMartinNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMartinNN Reference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMartinNN YesReference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMartinNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMartinNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Lampetra aepyptera Least Brook LampreyCephalaspidomorphiMartinNN Reference
Lampropeltis getula nigra Black KingsnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesMartinNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Lontra canadensis Northern River OtterMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Lynx rufus BobcatMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Macrhybopsis hyostoma Shoal ChubActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver ChubActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMartinNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMartinNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMartinNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMartinNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMartinNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesMartinNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Moxostoma anisurum Silver RedhorseActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Moxostoma carinatum River RedhorseActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Mustela vison American MinkMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Myotis leibii Eastern Small-footed MyotisMammaliaMartinNT YesReference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Myotis septentrionalis Northern MyotisMammaliaMartinTE Reference
Napaeozapus insignis Woodland Jumping MouseMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Nocomis micropogon River ChubActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Noturus eleutherus Mountain MadtomActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Noturus flavus StonecatActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Noturus miurus Brindled MadtomActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed DeerMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Oncorhynchus mykiss Rainbow TroutActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Ondatra zibethicus MuskratMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesMartinNN YesReference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMartinNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMartinNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Percina copelandi Channel DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Percina evides Gilt DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Percina oxyrhynchus Sharpnose DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Percina sciera Dusky DarterActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Eastern PipistrelleMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesMartinNN Reference
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth MinnowActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMartinNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMartinNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMartinNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMartinNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMartinNN Reference
Polygonia progne Gray CommaInsectaMartinNH Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMartinNN Reference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMartinNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaMartinNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaMartinNN YesReference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Reithrodontomys humulis Eastern Harvest MouseMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Rhinichthys cataractae Longnose DaceActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMartinNN Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Scincella lateralis Ground SkinkReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Sciurus niger Eastern Fox SquirrelMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiMartinNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMartinNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesMartinNN YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesMartinNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMartinNN YesReference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesMartinNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesMartinNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMartinNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesMartinNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesMartinNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMartinNN Reference
Sorex fumeus Smoky ShrewMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMartinNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMartinNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMartinNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMartinNN Reference
Storeria dekayi Brown SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata Northern Redbelly SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMartinNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMartinNN Reference
Sylvilagus floridanus Eastern CottontailMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Synaptomys cooperi Southern Bog LemmingMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMartinNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMartinNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMartinNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMartinNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMartinNN Reference
Urocyon cinereoargenteus Gray FoxMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Ursus americanus American Black BearMammaliaMartinNS YesReference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesMartinNN YesReference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMartinNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMartinNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMartinNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesMartinNN Reference
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth SnakeReptiliaMartinNN Reference
Vulpes vulpes Red FoxMammaliaMartinNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMartinNN Reference

246 species are listed