Worm-eating Warbler

Helmitheros vermivorum
Worm-eating Warbler specimens on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Fairly common summer resident from early May to late August, uncommon in migration. Nests May to July in deciduous forests and dry floodplains. Sexes alike in plumage.

Specimen Information

The adult is on the left and the juvenile is on the right.
Date:  4/30/1895?
Collected By:  Edward J Brown
Locality:  Washington, DC
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  221090
Date:  6/16/1911
Collected By:  Wm Palmer
Locality:  Langley, Fairfax Co VA
Sex:  Female, Juvenile
Catalog ID:  222474