Blackpoll Warbler

Setophaga striata
Blackpoll Warbler specimens on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Abundant migrant from early May to mid-June, and from mid-September to mid-October. Found in deciduous and coniferous forests, mostly in stands of pine. Females have a brown head, males black.

Specimen Information

Two  males (right and left) in breeding plumage flank two females in the center.