Rose-breasted Grosbeak

(Pheucticus ludovicianus)



Status: Summer Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Confirmed1992-1996: Confirmed
1997-2001: Likely but not confirmed2002-2006: Possible but not likely
2017-2021: Possible but not likely

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 migrant and occasional summer breeder in the wooded areas of the lab.

Artist: Denis Kania.


Photographer: Ann Sullivan.


Photographer: Dan Johnson.
This is the winter plumage