Flora and Fauna of Nonconnah Creek

This guide is being compiled to share the species that people can encounter along the Nonconnah Creek in Shelby County, TN. Most of the birds were added from sightings recorded on ebird.org

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Common Watersnake 1
Nerodia sipedon
Small
Northern Cottonmouth 2
Agkistrodon piscivorus
Small
Spiny Softshell Turtle 3
Apalone spinifera
Small
Eastern Musk Turtle 4
Sternotherus odoratus
Small
Common Slider 5
Trachemys scripta
Small
River Cooter 6
Pseudemys concinna
Small
False Map Turtle 7
Graptemys pseudogeographica
Small
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 8
Coccyzus americanus
Small
Pileated Woodpecker 9
Dryocopus pileatus
Small
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10
Melanerpes carolinus
Small
Red-headed Woodpecker 11
Melanerpes erythrocephalus
Small
Northern Flicker 12
Colaptes auratus
Small
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 13
Sphyrapicus varius
Small
Downy Woodpecker 14
Dryobates pubescens
Small
Barred Owl 15
Strix varia
Small
Belted Kingfisher 16
Megaceryle alcyon
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Rock Pigeon 17
Columba livia
Small
Mourning Dove 18
Zenaida macroura
Small
Turkey Vulture 19
Cathartes aura
Small
Black Vulture 20
Coragyps atratus
Small
Wild Turkey 21
Meleagris gallopavo
Small
Solitary Sandpiper 22
Tringa solitaria
Small
Killdeer 23
Charadrius vociferus
Small
Pied-billed Grebe 24
Podilymbus podiceps
Small
Little Blue Heron 25
Egretta caerulea
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Great Egret 26
Ardea alba
Small
Great Blue Heron 27
Ardea herodias
Small
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 28
Nyctanassa violacea
Small
Green Heron 29
Butorides virescens
Small
American Kestrel 30
Falco sparverius
Small
Common Nighthawk 11
Chordeiles minor
Small
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 31
Archilochus colubris
Small
Chimney Swift 32
Chaetura pelagica
Small
Blue-winged Teal 33
Spatula discors
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Mallard 15
Anas platyrhynchos
Small
Ring-necked Duck 33
Aythya collaris
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Canada Goose 34
Branta canadensis
Small
Wood Duck 35
Aix sponsa
Small
Cooper's Hawk 36
Accipiter cooperii
Small
Sharp-shinned Hawk 16
Accipiter striatus
Small
Red-tailed Hawk 37
Buteo jamaicensis
Small
Red-shouldered Hawk 38
Buteo lineatus
Small
Broad-winged Hawk 39
Buteo platypterus
Small
Mississippi Kite 40
Ictinia mississippiensis
Small
Barn Swallow 6
Hirundo rustica
Small
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 41
Stelgidopteryx serripennis
Small
Cliff Swallow 42
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
Small
Brown-headed Cowbird 41
Molothrus ater
Small
Orchard Oriole 43
Icterus spurius
Small
Common Grackle 44
Quiscalus quiscula
Small
Red-winged Blackbird 45
Agelaius phoeniceus
Small
Tufted Titmouse 46
Baeolophus bicolor
Small
Carolina Chickadee 43
Poecile carolinensis
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House Sparrow 47
Passer domesticus
Small
Red-breasted Nuthatch 13
Sitta canadensis
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European Starling 48
Sturnus vulgaris
Small
Carolina Wren 49
Thryothorus ludovicianus
Small
House Wren 41
Troglodytes aedon
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American Robin 50
Turdus migratorius
Small
Hermit Thrush 51
Catharus guttatus
Small
Swainson's Thrush 52
Catharus ustulatus
Small
Eastern Bluebird 53
Sialia sialis
Small
Wood Thrush 54
Hylocichla mustelina
Small
Yellow-throated Vireo 55
Vireo flavifrons
Small
White-eyed Vireo 56
Vireo griseus
Small
Red-eyed Vireo 57
Vireo olivaceus
Small
Philadelphia Vireo 40
Vireo philadelphicus
Small
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 58
Regulus calendula
Small
Golden-crowned Kinglet 40
Regulus satrapa
Small
Dark-eyed Junco 59
Junco hyemalis
Small
Lark Sparrow 60
Chondestes grammacus
Small
Song Sparrow 51
Melospiza melodia
Small
Chipping Sparrow 32
Spizella passerina
Small
Field Sparrow 61
Spizella pusilla
Small
White-throated Sparrow 62
Zonotrichia albicollis
Small
White-crowned Sparrow 63
Zonotrichia leucophrys
Small
Eastern Towhee 64
Pipilo erythrophthalmus
Small
Yellow-breasted Chat 19
Icteria virens
Small
Northern Mockingbird 55
Mimus polyglottos
Small
Brown Thrasher 65
Toxostoma rufum
Small
Gray Catbird 41
Dumetella carolinensis
Small
Blue Grosbeak 60
Passerina caerulea
Small
Indigo Bunting 11
Passerina cyanea
Small
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 66
Pheucticus ludovicianus
Small
Dickcissel 67
Spiza americana
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Northern Cardinal 68
Cardinalis cardinalis
Small
Scarlet Tanager 69
Piranga olivacea
Small
Summer Tanager 70
Piranga rubra
Small
Canada Warbler 71
Cardellina canadensis
Small
Wilson's Warbler 72
Cardellina pusilla
Small
Ovenbird 73
Seiurus aurocapilla
Small
Northern Parula 43
Setophaga americana
Small
Bay-breasted Warbler 74
Setophaga castanea
Small
Hooded Warbler 34
Setophaga citrina
Small
Yellow-rumped Warbler 75
Setophaga coronata
Small
Prairie Warbler 76
Setophaga discolor
Small
Magnolia Warbler 77
Setophaga magnolia
Small
Palm Warbler 78
Setophaga palmarum
Small
Chestnut-sided Warbler 79
Setophaga pensylvanica
Small
Yellow Warbler 80
Setophaga petechia

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