Indigo Bunting

(Passerina cyanea)



Status: Summer Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Confirmed1992-1996: Confirmed
1997-2001: Confirmed2002-2006: Confirmed
2007-2011: Confirmed2012-2016: Confirmed
2017-2021: Confirmed

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is uncommon on site.

Occurs as a fairly common migrant and a summer breeder, inhabiting woodland clearings, hedgerows, and brushy pastures.

Photographer: Gary Davis.


Photographer: Jed Hertz
This a female.