Branta bernicla
A Brant specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Common migrant and wintering bird from October to April. Occurs in shallow salt water along the border of the Chesapeake Bay and at barrier beaches. Sexes are similar.

Specimen Information

Date: 12/16/1858
Collected By: C Drexler
Locality:  Washington, DC
Sex: Not known
Catalog ID: 12786