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: Trimble.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesTrimbleNS YesReference
Acris crepitans Northern Cricket FrogAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Agkistrodon contortrix CopperheadReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack HerringActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Amblema plicata ThreeridgeBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Ambystoma barbouri Streamside SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN YesReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Ambystoma opacum Marbled SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Ameiurus melas Black BullheadActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Amia calva BowfinActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Anguilla rostrata American EelActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Anodontoides ferussacianus Cylindrical PapershellBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Apalone mutica mutica Midland Smooth SoftshellReptiliaTrimbleNS YesReference
Apalone spinifera spinifera Eastern Spiny Softshell TurtleReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Blarina brevicauda Northern Short-tailed ShrewMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Calephelis borealis Northern MetalmarkInsectaTrimbleNT Reference
Cambarus tenebrosus Cavespring CrayfishMalacostracaTrimbleNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Canis latrans CoyoteMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Carassius auratus GoldfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Carphophis amoenus Worm SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Carpiodes carpio River CarpsuckerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Carpiodes cyprinus QuillbackActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Carpiodes velifer Highfin CarpsuckerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Castor canadensis American BeaverMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Chelydra serpentina serpentina Common Snapping TurtleReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Chrosomus erythrogaster Southern Redbelly DaceActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Chrysemys picta Painted TurtleReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Coluber constrictor RacerReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Corbicula fluminea Asian ClamBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaTrimbleNE YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Cycleptus elongatus Blue SuckerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN YesReference
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Didelphis virginiana Virginia OpossumMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin ShadActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Dreissena polymorpha Zebra MusselBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta Black Rat SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Eptesicus fuscus Big Brown BatMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Esox masquinongy MuskellungeActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Etheostoma zonale Banded DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined SkinkReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead SkinkReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Eurycea lucifuga Cave SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesTrimbleNE YesReference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Faxonius juvenilis Kentucky River CrayfishMalacostracaTrimbleNN Reference
Faxonius rusticus Rusty CrayfishMalacostracaTrimbleNN Reference
Faxonius sanbornii Sanborn's CrayfishMalacostracaTrimbleNN Reference
Fundulus catenatus Northern StudfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Fusconaia flava Wabash PigtoeBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Graptemys geographica Common Map TurtleReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesTrimbleNT YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Hiodon alosoides GoldeyeActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Hiodon tergisus MooneyeActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Hybognathus nuchalis Mississippi Silvery MinnowActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Silver CarpActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis Bighead CarpActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Ictalurus furcatus Blue CatfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesTrimbleNS Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Lasionycteris noctivagans Silver-haired BatMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Lasiurus borealis Eastern Red BatMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepisosteus platostomus Shortnose GarActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepomis gibbosus PumpkinseedActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Leptodea fragilis Fragile PapershellBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Lontra canadensis Northern River OtterMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lynx rufus BobcatMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver ChubActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Megalonaias nervosa WashboardBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Mephitis mephitis Striped SkunkMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Microtus ochrogaster Prairie VoleMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Microtus pennsylvanicus Meadow VoleMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Microtus pinetorum Woodland VoleMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Morone americana White PerchActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Morone chrysops White BassActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Morone saxatilis Striped BassActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Moxostoma anisurum Silver RedhorseActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Moxostoma carinatum River RedhorseActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Myotis grisescens Gray MyotisMammaliaTrimbleET YesReference
Myotis lucifugus Little Brown BatMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Myotis sodalis Indiana BatMammaliaTrimbleEE YesReference
Nerodia sipedon Northern Water SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Nocomis micropogon River ChubActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Nothonotus camurus Bluebreast DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis blennius River ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis buchanani Ghost ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis hudsonius Spottail ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNS Reference
Notropis photogenis Silver ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Notropis wickliffi Channel ShinerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Noturus flavus StonecatActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Noturus gyrinus Tadpole MadtomActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Obliquaria reflexa Threehorn WartybackBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Obovaria retusa Ring PinkBivalviaTrimbleEE YesReference
Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed DeerMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Oncorhynchus mykiss Rainbow TroutActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Perca flavescens Yellow PerchActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Percina copelandi Channel DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Percina shumardi River DarterActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Perimyotis subflavus Eastern PipistrelleMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Peromyscus leucopus White-footed MouseMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Peromyscus maniculatus bairdii Prairie DeermouseMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth MinnowActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Plethobasus cooperianus Orangefoot PimplebackBivalviaTrimbleEE YesReference
Plethodon dorsalis Northern Zigzag SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Plethodon electromorphus Northern Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Pleurobema rubrum Pyramid PigtoeBivalviaTrimbleNE YesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Polyodon spathula PaddlefishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN YesReference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Potamilus alatus Pink HeelsplitterBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Procyon lotor Northern RaccoonMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Pseudotriton montanus diastictus Midland Mud SalamanderAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Pyganodon grandis Giant FloaterBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Quadrula quadrula MapleleafBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaTrimbleNN Reference
Rana sphenocephala Southern Leopard FrogAmphibiaTrimbleNN YesReference
Regina septemvittata Queen SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesTrimbleNS YesReference
Sander canadensis SaugerActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Sander vitreus WalleyeActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Scaphirhynchus platorynchus Shovelnose SturgeonActinopterygiiTrimbleT(S/A)N Reference
Sceloporus undulatus Fence LizardReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern Gray SquirrelMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Sciurus niger Eastern Fox SquirrelMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiTrimbleNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Sorex longirostris Southeastern ShrewMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Strophitus undulatus CreeperBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Tamias striatus Eastern ChipmunkMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Terrapene carolina carolina Eastern Box TurtleReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis Eastern Garter SnakeReptiliaTrimbleNN Reference
Theliderma cylindrica RabbitsfootBivalviaTrimblePST YesReference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Utterbackia imbecillis Paper PondshellBivalviaTrimbleNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesTrimbleNN YesReference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Vulpes vulpes Red FoxMammaliaTrimbleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesTrimbleNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesTrimbleNN Reference

287 species are listed