Hooded Warbler

Setophaga citrina
Hooded Warbler specimens on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Common summer resident of swampy forests and dense underbrush. Arrives late April, leaves in early September; breeds mid-May to mid-August. The black on the head and breast are less developed in the female than in the adult male.

Specimen Information

A male is on the the left.
 
This is the record for the  immature female is on the right.
Date:  8/24/1894
Collected By:  Wm Palmer
Locality:  Aylett, VA
Sex:  Female, Immature
Catalog ID:  295132