Porzana carolina
A Sora specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

A rare breeder, April to July, and abundant migrant, April through May, and August through October. Found in most types of freshwater and salt marshes. Sexes are similar.

Specimen Information

Date:  4/21/1912
Collected By:  WT Burdine
Locality:  Potomac River, DC
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  233679