Red-necked Grebe

Podiceps grisegena
A Red-necked Grebe specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

A rare migrant and winter visitor, seen from early November to early April, on open water. The front and sides of the neck are red in summer plumage, white in winter. Sexes are similar.

Specimen Information

Date:  1/20/1920
Collected By:  Lewis T Miller
Locality:  Prince George Co, MD, about 1/4 mi from DC Line
Sex:  Female
Catalog ID:  256899