Ovenbird

Seiurus aurocapilla
Ovenbird specimens on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Common summer resident, arriving mid-April, leaving mid-October. Breeds in May and June in deciduous forests on or near the ground. The sexes are alike.

Specimen Information

This record likely applies to the bird on the left.
Date:  8/5/1889
Collected By:  CW Richmond
Locality:  Washington, DC
Sex:  Female
Catalog ID:  123607