Yellow Warbler

Setophaga petechia
A Yellow Warbler specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Fairly common summer resident, April to September. Nests from early May to early July. Found in orchards, thickety shrubs, and brushy wood margins. The male is brighter than the female, with rusty streaks on his breast.

Specimen Information

Date:  9/11/1894? 5/1/1892
Collected By:  Edward J Brown
Locality:  Washington, DC
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  221111