Green-winged Teal

Anas crecca
Green-winged Teal specimens on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Common migrant and winter visitor from early September to early May. Found in ponds, bays, and tidal marshes. The head of the male is chestnut with green patches; the female’s is mottled brown.

Specimen Information

This record is for the male in the center.
Date: 5/7/1916
Collected By: Edward J Brown
Locality:  Domingues Rancho, Los Angeles Co, CA
Sex: Male
Catalog ID: 253177
 
The bird on the right is a female.