Willet

Tringa semipalmata
A Willet specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Common breeder mid-May to late July; common migrant April to May and July through September. The plumage is duller with less streaking in winter than in spring. The sexes are alike.

Specimen Information

Date:  5/28/1892
Collected By:  Edward J Brown
Locality:  Cobbs Island, VA
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  220540