Thick-billed Murre

Uria lomvia
A Thick-billed Murre specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Accidental visitor from the north that has occurred in this region only once, when seven specimens were collected between December 14, 1896, and January 1, 1897, between Washington and Alexandria.

Specimen Information

Date:  12/22/1896
Collected By:  Paul Bartsch
Locality:  Potamac River, betw Wash DC & Alexandria
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  160640