Northern Rough-winged Swallow

(Stelgidopteryx serripennis)

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 rare on site.

Occurs both as a migrant and also regularly during the summer months foraging over lakes, ponds, and prairies. Nesting has been observed in various man made structures, particularly around the Central Utility Building.

Photographer: Gene Oleynik.