American Pipit

Anthus rubescens
An American Pipit specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Uncommon migrant, March to May and September to November. Occasionally winters in Eastern Shore area. Usually seen in agricultural fields and

Specimen Information

This record is for the bird on the left in the exhibit (not shown here).
Date:  10/25/1930
Collected By:  Wm H Ball
Locality:  Alexandria Island, VA
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  325293
This record for the bird shown above (on the rock).
Date:  3/18/1888
Collected By:  CW Richmond
Locality:  Washington, DC
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  123798