Animal GroupCommon NameScientific Name
FrogsBullfrogRana catesbeiana
FrogsGray TreefrogHyla versicolor
FrogsGreen FrogRana clamitans melanota
FrogsMink FrogRana septentrionalis
FrogsNorthern Leopard FrogRana pipiens
FrogsNorthern Spring PeeperPseudacris c. crucifer
FrogsPickerel FrogRana palustris
FrogsWood FrogRana sylvatica
SalamandersBlue-spotted SalamanderAmbystoma laterale x jeffersonianum
SalamandersCommon MudpuppyNecturus maculosus
SalamandersFour-toed SalamanderHemidactylium scutatum
SalamandersNorthern Dusky SalamanderDesmognathus fuscus
SalamandersNorthern Redback SalamanderPlethodon cinereus
SalamandersNorthern Spring SalamanderGyrinophilus p. porphyriticus
SalamandersNorthern Two-lined SalamanderEurycea bislineata
SalamandersRed-spotted NewtNotophthalmus v. viridescens
SalamandersSpotted SalamanderAmbystoma maculatum
ToadsAmerican ToadBufo americanus
AuksAtlantic PuffinFratercula arctica
AuksBlack GuillemotCepphus grylle
AuksCommon MurreUria aalge
AuksDovekieAlle alle
AuksRazorbillAlca torda
AuksThick-billed MurreUria lomvia
BobolinkBobolinkDolichonyx oryzivorus
Cormorants and GannetDouble-crested CormorantPhalacrocorax auritus
Cormorants and GannetGreat CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
Cormorants and GannetNorthern GannetMorus bassanus
CowbirdsBrown-headed CowbirdMolothrus ater
CranesSandhill CraneGrus canadensis
CuckoosBlack-billed CuckooCoccyzus erythropthalmus
CuckoosYellow-billed CuckooCoccyzus americanus
DovesMourning DoveZenaida macroura
DovesRock PigeonColumba livia
FinchesAmerican GoldfinchCarduelis tristis
FinchesCommon RedpollCarduelis flammea
FinchesDickcisselSpiza americana
FinchesEvening GrosbeakCoccothraustes vespertinus
FinchesHouse FinchCarpodacus mexicanus
FinchesPine GrosbeakPinicola enucleator
FinchesPine SiskinCarduelis pinus
FinchesPurple FinchCarpodacus purpureus
FinchesRed CrossbillLoxia curvirostra
FinchesWhite-winged CrossbillLoxia leucoptera
Gallinaceous BirdsNorthern BobwhiteColinus virginianus
Gallinaceous BirdsRing-necked PheasantPhasianus colchicus
Gallinaceous BirdsRuffed GrouseBonasa umbellus
Gallinaceous BirdsSpruce GrouseDendragapus canadensis
Gallinaceous BirdsWild TurkeyMeleagris gallopavo
Grosbeaks and BuntingIndigo BuntingPasserina cyanea
Grosbeaks and BuntingNorthern CardinalCardinalis cardinalis
Grosbeaks and BuntingRose-breasted GrosbeakPheucticus ludovicianus
Grosbeaks and BuntingScarlet TanagerPiranga olivacea
Grosbeaks and BuntingSnow BuntingPlectrophenax nivalis
Gulls and TernsArctic TernSterna paradisaea
Gulls and TernsBlack TernChlidonias niger
Gulls and TernsBlack-headed GullLarus ridibundus
Gulls and TernsBlack-legged KittiwakeRissa tridactyla
Gulls and TernsBonaparte’s GullLarus philadelphia
Gulls and TernsCommon TernSterna hirundo
Gulls and TernsGlaucous GullLarus glaucescens
Gulls and TernsGreat Black-backed GullLarus marinus
Gulls and TernsGreat SkuaStercorarius skua
Gulls and TernsHerring GullLarus argentatus
Gulls and TernsIceland GullLarus glaucoides
Gulls and TernsLaughing GullLarus atricilla
Gulls and TernsLeast TernSterna antillarum
Gulls and TernsLittle GullLarus minutus
Gulls and TernsParasitic JaegerStercorarius pomerinus
Gulls and TernsPomerine JaegerStercorarius parasiticus
Gulls and TernsRing-billed GullLarus delawarensis
Gulls and TernsRoseate TernSterna dougallii
HummingbirdsRuby-throated HummingbirdArchilochus colubris
Jays, Crow, and RavenAmerican CrowCorvus brachyrhynchos
Jays, Crow, and RavenBlue JayCyanocitta cristata
Jays, Crow, and RavenCommon RavenCorvus corax
Jays, Crow, and RavenGray JayPerisoreus canadensis
KingletsGolden-crowned KingletRegulus satrapa
KingletsRuby-crowned KingletRegulus calendula
Owls and NightjarsBarred OwlStrix varia
Owls and NightjarsBoreal OwlAegolius funereus
Owls and NightjarsCommon NighthawkChordeiles minor
Owls and NightjarsEastern Screech-OwlMegascops asio
Owls and NightjarsGreat-horned OwlBubo virginianus
Owls and NightjarsLong-eared OwlAsio otus
Owls and NightjarsNorthern Saw-whet OwlAegolius acadicus
Owls and NightjarsShort-eared OwlAsio flammeus
Owls and NightjarsSnowy OwlNyctea scandiaca
Owls and NightjarsWhip-poor-willCaprimulgus vociferus
PipitsAmerican PipitAnthus rubescens
Rails and CootsAmerican CootFulica americana
Rails and CootsCommon MoorhenGallinula chloropus
Rails and CootsSoraPorzana carolina
Rails and CootsVirginia RailRallus limicola
Rails and CootsYellow RailCoturnicops noveboracensis
RaptorsAmerican KestrelFalco sparverius
RaptorsBald EagleHaliaeetus leucocephalus
RaptorsBroad-winged HawkButeo platypterus
RaptorsCooper’s HawkAccipiter cooperii
RaptorsGolden EagleAquila chrysaetos
RaptorsMerlinFalco columbarius
RaptorsNorthern GoshawkAccipiter gentilis
RaptorsNorthern HarrierCircus cyaneus
RaptorsOspreyPandion haliaetus
RaptorsPeregrine FalconFalco peregrinus
RaptorsRed-shouldered HawkButeo lineatus
RaptorsRed-tailed HawkButeo jamaicensis
RaptorsRough-legged HawkButeo lagopus
RaptorsSharp-shinned HawkAccipiter striatus
RaptorsTurkey VultureCathartes aura
Shearwaters and Storm-petrelsGreater ShearwaterPuffinus gravis
Shearwaters and Storm-petrelsLeach’s Storm-petrelOceanodroma leucorhoa
Shearwaters and Storm-petrelsManx ShearwaterPuffinus puffinus
Shearwaters and Storm-petrelsNorthern FulmarFulmarus glacialis
Shearwaters and Storm-petrelsSooty ShearwaterPuffinus griseus
Shearwaters and Storm-petrelsWilson’s Storm-petrelOceanites oceanicus
ShorebirdsAmerican Golden PloverPluvialis dominica
ShorebirdsAmerican OystercatcherHaematopus palliatus
ShorebirdsAmerican WoodcockScolopax minor
ShorebirdsBaird’s SandpiperCalidris bairdii
ShorebirdsBlack-bellied PloverPluvialis squatarola
ShorebirdsBuff-breasted SandpiperTryngites subruficollis
ShorebirdsDunlinCalidris alpina
ShorebirdsEskimo CurlewNumenius borealis
ShorebirdsGreater YellowlegsTringa melanoleuca
ShorebirdsHudsonian GodwitLimosa haemastica
ShorebirdsKilldeerCharadrius vociferus
ShorebirdsLeast SandpiperCalidris minutilla
ShorebirdsLesser YellowlegsTringa flavipes
ShorebirdsLong-billed DowitcherLimnodromus scolopaceus
ShorebirdsPectoral SandpiperCalidris melanotos
ShorebirdsPiping PloverCharadrius melodus
ShorebirdsPurple SandpiperCalidris maritima
ShorebirdsRed KnotCalidris canutus
ShorebirdsRed PhalaropePhalaropus fulicaria
ShorebirdsRed-necked PhalaropePhalaropus lobatus
ShorebirdsRuddy TurnstoneArenaria interpres
ShorebirdsSanderlingCalidris alba
ShorebirdsSemipalmated PloverCharadrius semipalmatus
ShorebirdsSemipalmated SandpiperCalidris pusilla
ShorebirdsShort-billed DowitcherLimnodromus griseus
ShorebirdsSolitary SandpiperTringa solitaria
ShorebirdsSpotted SandpiperActitis macularia
ShorebirdsStilt SandpiperCalidris himantopus
ShorebirdsUpland SandpiperBartramia longicauda
ShorebirdsWestern SandpiperCalidris mauri
ShorebirdsWhimbrelNumenius phaeopus
ShorebirdsWhite-rumped SandpiperCalidris fuscicollis
ShorebirdsWilletCatoptrophorus semipalmatus
ShorebirdsWilson’s PhalaropePhalaropus tricolor
ShorebirdsWilson’s SnipeGallinago delicate
ShrikesLoggerhead ShrikeLanius ludovicianus
ShrikesNorthern ShrikeLanius excubitor
SwallowsBank SwallowRiparia riparia
SwallowsBarn SwallowHirundo rustica
SwallowsCliff SwallowHirundo pyrrhonota
SwallowsNorthern Rough-winged SwallowStelgidopteryx serripennis
SwallowsTree SwallowTachycineta bicolor
SwiftsChimney SwiftChaetura pelagica
TowheesEastern TowheePipilo erythrophthalmus
VireosBlue-headed VireoVireo solitarius
VireosPhiladelphia VireoVireo philadelphicus
VireosRed-eyed VireoVireo olivaceus
VireosWarbling VireoVireo gilvus
VireosYellow-throated VireoVireo flavifrons
WarblersAmerican RedstartSetophaga ruticilla
WarblersBay-breasted WarblerDendroica castanea
WarblersBlack and White WarblerMniotilta varia
WarblersBlack-throated Blue WarblerDendroica caerulescens
WarblersBlack-throated Green WarblerDendroica virens
WarblersBlackburnian WarblerDendroica fusca
WarblersBlackpoll WarblerDendroica striata
WarblersBlue-winged WarblerVermivora pinus
WarblersCanada WarblerWilsonia canadensis
WarblersCape May WarblerDendroica tigrina
WarblersChestnut-sided WarblerDendroica pensylvanica
WarblersCommon YellowthroatGeothlypis trichas
WarblersGolden-winged WarblerVermivora chrysoptera
WarblersLouisiana WaterthrushSeiurus motacilla
WarblersMagnolia WarblerDendroica magnolia
WarblersMourning WarblerOporornis philadelphia
WarblersNashville WarblerVermivora ruficapilla
WarblersNorthern ParulaParula americana
WarblersNorthern WaterthrushSeiurus noveboracensis
WarblersOrange-crowned WarblerVermivora celata
WarblersOvenbirdSeiurus aurocapilla
WarblersPalm WarblerDendroica palmarum
WarblersPine WarblerDendroica pinus
WarblersPrairie WarblerDendroica discolor
WarblersTennessee WarblerVermivora peregrina
WarblersWilson’s WarblerWilsonia pusilla
WarblersYellow WarblerDendroica petechia
WarblersYellow-rumped WarblerDendroica coronata
WaterfowlAmerican Black DuckAnas rubripes
WaterfowlAmerican WidgeonAnas Americana
WaterfowlAtlantic BrantBranta bernicla
WaterfowlBarrow’s GoldeneyeBucephala islandica
WaterfowlBlack ScoterMelanitta nigra
WaterfowlBlue-winged TealAnas discors
WaterfowlBuffleheadBucephala albeola
WaterfowlCanada GooseBranta canadensis
WaterfowlCommon EiderSomateria mollissima
WaterfowlCommon GoldeneyeBucephala clangula
WaterfowlCommon MerganserMergus merganser
WaterfowlGadwallAnas strepera
WaterfowlGreater ScaupAythya marila
WaterfowlGreen-winged TealAnas crecca
WaterfowlHarlequin DuckHistrionicus histrionicus
WaterfowlHooded MerganserLophodytes cucullatus
WaterfowlKing EiderSomateria spectabilis
WaterfowlLesser ScaupAythya affinis
WaterfowlLong-tailed DuckClangula hyemalis
WaterfowlMallardAnas platyrhynchos
WaterfowlMute SwanCygnus olor
WaterfowlNorthern PintailAnas acuta
WaterfowlNorthern ShovelerAnas clypeata
WaterfowlRed-breasted MerganserMergus serrator
WaterfowlRing-necked DuckAythya collaris
WaterfowlRuddy DuckOxyura jamaicensis
WaterfowlSnow GooseChen caerulescens
WaterfowlSurf ScoterMelanitta perspicillata
WaterfowlWhite-winged ScoterMelanitta fusca
WaterfowlWood DuckAix sponsa
WoodpeckersAmerican Three-toed WoodpeckerPicoides dorsalis
WoodpeckersBlack-backed WoodpeckerPicoides arcticus
WoodpeckersDowny WoodpeckerPicoides pubescens
WoodpeckersHairy WoodpeckerPicoides villosus
WoodpeckersNorthern FlickerColaptes auratus
WoodpeckersPileated WoodpeckerDryocopus pileatus
WoodpeckersRed-bellied WoodpeckerMelanerpes carolinus
WoodpeckersRed-headed WoodpeckerMelanerpes erythrocephalus
WoodpeckersYellow-bellied SapsuckerSphyrapicus varius
WrensCarolina WrenThryothorus ludovicianus
WrensHouse WrenTroglodytes aedon
WrensMarsh WrenCistothorus palustris
WrensSedge WrenCistothorus platensis
WrensWinter WrenTroglodytes troglodytes
BatsBig Brown BatEptesicus fuscus
BatsEastern PipistrellePipistrellus subflavus
BatsEastern Red BatLasiurus borealis
BatsEastern Small-footed MyotisMyotis leibii
BatsHoary BatLasiurus cinereus
BatsLittle Brown MyotisMyotis lucifugus
BatsNorthern Long-eared MyotisMyotis septentrionalis
BatsSilver-haired BatLasionycteris noctivagans
BearsBlack BearUrsus americanus
BeaversAmerican BeaverCastor canadensis
CaninesCoyoteCanis latrans
CaninesGray FoxUrocyon cinereoargenteus
CaninesRed FoxVulpes vulpes
CatsBobcatLynx rufus
CatsCanada LynxLynx canadensis
Deer, Moose, and CaribouMooseAlces alces
Deer, Moose, and CaribouWhite-tailed DeerOdocoileus virginianus
Jumping MiceMeadow Jumping MouseZapus hudsonius
Jumping MiceWoodland Jumping MouseNapaeozapus insignis
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsDeer MousePeromyscus maniculatus
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsMeadow VoleMicrotus pennsylvanicus
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsMuskratOndatra zibethicus
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsNorthern Bog LemmingSynaptomys borealis
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsPenobscot Meadow VoleMicrotus pennsylvanicus shattucki
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsRock VoleMicrotus chrotorrhinus
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsSouthern Bog LemmingSynaptomys cooperi
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsSouthern Red-backed VoleClethrionomys gapperi
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsWhite-footed MousePeromyscus leucopus
Mice, Voles, Muskrat, and LemmingsWoodland VoleMicrotus pinetorum
MolesHairy-tailed MoleParascalops breweri
MolesStar-nosed MoleCondylura cristata
MustelidsAmerican MartenMartes americana
MustelidsErmine (also short-tailed weasel)Mustela erminea
MustelidsFisherMartes pennanti
MustelidsLong-tailed WeaselMustela frenata
MustelidsMinkMustela vison
MustelidsNorthern River OtterLutra canadensis
MustelidsStriped SkunkMephitis mephitis
Old World RodentsBrown RatRattus norvegicus
Old World RodentsHouse MouseMus musculus
Old World RodentsHouse RatRattus rattus
PorcupinesNorth American PorcupineErethizon dorsatum
Rabbits and HaresNew England CottontailSylvilagus transitionalis
Rabbits and HaresSnowshoe HareLepus americanus
RaccoonsRaccoonProcyon lotor
ShrewsLong-tailed ShrewSorex dispar
ShrewsMasked ShrewSorex cinereus
ShrewsNorthern Short-tailed ShrewBlarina brevicauda
ShrewsPygmy ShrewSorex hoyi
ShrewsSmoky ShrewSorex fumeus
ShrewsWater ShrewSorex palustris
SnakesEastern Garter SnakeThamnophis s. sirtalis
SnakesEastern Milk SnakeLampropeltis t. triangulum
SnakesEastern Ribbon SnakeThamnophis s. sauritus
SnakesMaritime Garter SnakeThamnophis sirtalis pallidulus
SnakesNorthern Black RacerColuber c. constrictor
SnakesNorthern Brown SnakeStoreria d. dekayi
SnakesNorthern Redbelly SnakeStoreria o. occipitomaculata
SnakesNorthern Ribbon SnakeThamnophis sauritus septentrionalis
SnakesNorthern Ringneck SnakeDiadophis punctatus edwardsii
SnakesNorthern Water SnakeNerodia s. sipedon
SnakesSmooth Green SnakeLiochlorophis vernalis
TurtlesBlanding’s TurtleEmys blandingii
TurtlesCommon Musk TurtleSternotherus odoratus
TurtlesCommon Snapping TurtleChelydra s. serpentina
TurtlesEastern Box TurtleTerrapene c. carolina
TurtlesPainted TurtleChrysemys picta
TurtlesSpotted TurtleClemmys guttata
TurtlesWood TurtleGlyptemys insculpta
Flycatchers and LarksAlder FlycatcherEmpidonax alnorum
Flycatchers and LarksEastern KingbirdTyrannus tyrannus
Flycatchers and LarksEastern PhoebeSayornis phoebe
Flycatchers and LarksEastern Wood-PeweeContopus virens
Flycatchers and LarksGreat-crested FlycatcherMyiarchus crinitus
Flycatchers and LarksHorned LarkEremophila alpestris
Flycatchers and LarksLeast FlycatcherEmpidonax minimus
Flycatchers and LarksOlive-sided FlycatcherContopus borealis
Flycatchers and LarksPurple MartinProgne subis
Flycatchers and LarksWillow FlycatcherEmpidonax traillii
Flycatchers and LarksYellow-bellied FlycatcherEmpidonax flaviventris
Wading BirdsAmerican BitternBotaurus lentiginosus
Wading BirdsBlack-crowned Night HeronNycticorax nycticorax
Wading BirdsCattle EgretBubulcus ibis
Wading BirdsGlossy IbisPlegadis falcinellus
Wading BirdsGreat Blue HeronArdea herodias
Wading BirdsGreat EgretArdea alba
Wading BirdsGreen HeronButorides virescens
Wading BirdsLeast BitternIxobrychus exilis
Wading BirdsLittle Blue HeronEgretta caerulea
Wading BirdsSnowy EgretEgretta thula
Wading BirdsTri-colored HeronHydranassa tricolor
WaxwingsBohemian WaxwingBombycilla garrulus
WaxwingsCedar WaxwingBombycilla cedrorum
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesAmerican RobinTurdus migratorius
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesBicknell’s ThrushCatharus bicknelli
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesBlue-gray GnatcatcherPolioptila caerulea
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesBrown ThrasherToxostoma rufum
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesEastern BluebirdSialia sialis
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesGray CatbirdDumetella carolinensis
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesHermit ThrushCatharus guttatus
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesNorthern MockingbirdMimus polyglottos
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesSwainson’s ThrushCatharus ustulatus
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesVeeryCatharus fuscescens
Thrushes and Mimic ThrushesWood ThrushHylocichla mustelina
SparrowsAmerican Tree SparrowSpizella arborea
SparrowsChipping SparrowSpizella passerina
SparrowsDark-eyed JuncoJunco hyemalis
SparrowsField SparrowSpizella pusilla
SparrowsFox SparrowPasserella iliaca
SparrowsGrasshopper SparrowAmmodramus savannarum
SparrowsHouse SparrowPasser domesticus
SparrowsLapland LongspurCalcarius lapponicus
SparrowsLincoln’s SparrowMelospiza lincolnii
SparrowsNelson’s Sharp-tailed SparrowAmmodramus nelsoni
SparrowsSaltmarsh Sharp-tailed SparrowAmmodramus caudacutus
SparrowsSavannah SparrowPasserculus sandwichensis
SparrowsSeaside SparrowAmmodramus maritimus
SparrowsSong SparrowMelospiza melodia
SparrowsSwamp SparrowMelospiza georgiana
SparrowsVesper SparrowPooecetes gramineus
SparrowsWhite-crowned SparrowZonotrichia leucophrys
SparrowsWhite-throated SparrowZonotrichia albicollis
Blackbirds and StarlingBaltimore OrioleIcterus galbula
Blackbirds and StarlingCommon GrackleQuiscalus quiscula
Blackbirds and StarlingEastern MeadowlarkSturnella magna
Blackbirds and StarlingEuropean StarlingSturnus vulgaris
Blackbirds and StarlingOrchard OrioleIcterus spurius
Blackbirds and StarlingRed-winged BlackbirdAgelaius phoeniceus
Blackbirds and StarlingRusty BlackbirdEuphagus carolinus
KingfishersBelted KingfisherCeryle alcyon
Chickadees, Titmice, and NuthatchesBlack-capped ChickadeeParus atricapillus
Chickadees, Titmice, and NuthatchesBoreal ChickadeeParus hudsonicus
Chickadees, Titmice, and NuthatchesBrown CreeperCerthia americana
Chickadees, Titmice, and NuthatchesRed-breasted NuthatchSitta canadensis
Chickadees, Titmice, and NuthatchesTufted TitmouseParus bicolor
Chickadees, Titmice, and NuthatchesWhite-breasted NuthatchSitta carolinensis
Loons and GrebesCommon LoonGavia immer
Loons and GrebesHorned GrebePodiceps auritus
Loons and GrebesPied-billed GrebePodilymbus podiceps
Loons and GrebesRed-necked GrebePodiceps grisegena
Loons and GrebesRed-throated LoonGavia stellata
OpossumsVirginia OpossumDidelphis virginiana
Squirrels and AlliesEastern ChipmunkTamias striatus
Squirrels and AlliesEastern Gray SquirrelSciurus carolinensis
Squirrels and AlliesNorthern Flying SquirrelGlaucomys sabrinus
Squirrels and AlliesRed SquirrelTamiasciurus hudsonicus
Squirrels and AlliesSouthern Flying SquirrelGlaucomys volans
Squirrels and AlliesWoodchuckMarmota monax