Semipalmated Plover

Charadrius semipalmatus
A Semipalmated Plover specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Common migrant, seen on mud flats and beaches, early April to early June and early August to mid September. Both sexes have a single band across the breast.

Specimen Information

Date:  5/24/1926
Collected By:  Dr Paul Bartsch
Locality:  Columbia Island, Washington DC
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  306537