Northern Mockingbird

Mimus polyglottos
A Northern Mockingbird specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Common permanent resident. Nests from early April to early September. Abundant in residential areas. Sexes are alike.

Specimen Information

This is the likely record for the bird on the left in the exhibit and pictured above.
Date:  11/30/1890
Collected By:  CW Richmond
Locality:  Washington, DC
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  123812