A rare breeding bird, arriving early in April, nests from mid-April to early-July and leaves in early October. Seen at water margins and in swampy areas. Immatures are heavily streaked. Sexes are similar.
The bird on the left is immature.
Collected By: Wm Palmer
Locality: Washington, DC
Sex: Female immature
Catalog ID: 177286
The bird on the right is an adult.
Collected By: R Ridgway
Locality: Wheatland, Knox Co, IN
Catalog ID: 90362