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Black-throated Green Warbler to Lapland Longspur

Transcribed by Lynn Jackson - Archivist

  SPECIES   YEARS DATE LOCATION: OBSERVER: COMMENTS:
225 Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens virens 1941/1942 15-Apr West Chester, PA Conway  
      1945 30-May Wissahickon Creek  {Phila., PA} Ross  
      1946 3-Jun Buckhill Falls, PA MacIntosh  
226 Cerulean Warbler Dendroica cerulea 1945 13-May Morris Park, PA Mohr  
      1946 12-May Perkiomen Valley, PA Mohr  
        26-Jun between New Bridge-Rowlandsville, MD Conway, Martin & Heed  
        26-Jun Buck & Doe Run, Central Chester Co., PA Conway, Martin & Heed  
        10-Jul Laurel, DE Conway  
      1947 {no date} Lyons, NJ  {near Plainfield} Potter same nest observed by members of Linnean Society
      1948 4-Jul Treasure Island, NJ Potter for McNeill, Jr. 3
      1953 May/June Wissahickon, {Phila} PA Devlin 3 males singing through May and June - Devlin saw a female feeding a young cowbird on 6/27
             
227 Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca 1941/1942 1-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
      1942/1943 15-Aug Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1946 11-May Wissahickon, {Phila} PA Goldstein & E. Kramer  
228 Yellow-throated Warbler Dendroica dominica dominica 1943/1944 11-May Ockamilson, NJ Manners  
        5/12/44 Princeton Junction, PA C.Rogers  
      1948 2-May Cape May Point, NJ Regrusburg (?) & McLaughlin  
229 Chestnut-sided Warbler Dendroica pensylvanica 1941/1942 26-Jun Wissahickon Valley, PA Bond 3 nests
      1945 3-Jun Glenolden, PA Gillespie  
230 Bay-breasted Warbler Dendroica castanea 1941/1942 2-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
231 Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata 1942/1943 6-Jun Philadelphia, PA Miller  
      1945 7-Jun Glenolden, PA Gillespie  
      1946 7-Jun West Chester, PA Conway  
232 Pine Warbler Dendroica pinus 1946 21-Mar Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea  
233 Prairie Warbler Dendroica discolor 1946 22-Apr Mt. Holly, NJ Sprow  
234 Palm Warbler Dendroica palmarum hypochrysea 1943/1944 2-Jan Beverly, NJ Street  
        20-Apr Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1945 1-Apr Haverford, PA Register  
        23-Dec Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea  
      1946 23-Mar Stover State Park, NJ Zaid  
      1953 1/1 - 1/8 Newtown, PA Thomas  
        5-Jan Penn Valley, PA Livingston  
235 Oven-bird Seiurus aurocapillus 1942/1943 10-Jun Rittenhouse Sq. {Phila., PA} McDonald, Gillespie, Bond, & Underdown  
        15-Jun Rittenhouse Sq. {Phila., PA} McDonald, Gillespie, Bond, & Underdown  
        16-Jun Rittenhouse Sq. {Phila., PA} McDonald, Gillespie, Bond, & Underdown  
      1945 3-Jun Parker's Creek, NJ Manners & Haines voice at night
      1946 22-Apr Mt. Holly, NJ Sprow  
236 Louisiana Water-thrush Seiurus motacilla 1942/1943 11-Apr Pennypack Park, PA Sivel   singing
      1945 30-Mar Springton, PA Rigby Bros.  
        1-Apr Pennypack {Park, Phila}  PA Yoder  
      1946 3-Mar Choptank, DE Goldstein  
        31-Mar Pennypack {Park, Phila}  PA Yoder  
237 Kentucky Warbler Oporornis formosus 1942/1943 18-Aug Merchantville, NJ Bond killed
238 Connecticut Warbler Oporornis agilis 1941/1942 14-Sep Frankford, PA Miller 2
      1942/1943 10-Sep Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1943/1944 9/23 - 9/26 Cape May, NJ Gillespie  
        17-Sep Crescentville, Miller  
      1945 22-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 2
        23-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 1
        4-Oct Tinicum, PA Miller 1
        24-Sep Rittenhouse Sq. {Phila., PA} Gillespie  
      1946 31-Aug West Chester, PA Martin & Heed  
      1947 21-Sep Cape May, NJ Kramers & Bond dead
239 Mourning Warbler Oporornis philadelphia 1941/1942 2-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
      1942/1943 23-May Pennypack Park, PA Kramer  
        12-May Haverford, PA Mohr  
        16-May Wissahickon, {Phila} PA Bond in full song
        19-Aug Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1947 12-Oct Reading, PA Poole Late - see notes for #113 Avocet
240 Yellow-throat Geothlypis trichas 1942/1943 15-Nov Cape May, NJ Kramer  
      1943/1944 26-Dec Beverly, NJ Street  
      1946 25-Dec Wyndmoor, PA Imsick female
241 Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens virens 1943/1944 11/26/44 Haverford, PA Hastings  
      1945 29-Apr Narberth, PA West  
        6-Jun Parker's Creek, NJ Manners  
      1946 2-May Rittenhouse Sq. {Phila., PA} Gillespie  
242 Hooded Warbler Wilsonia citrina 1945 14-May Haverford, PA Hastings  
        6-Sep Riverton, NJ Moore  
243 Wilson's Warbler Wilsonia pusilla pusilla 1941/1942 22-Aug Audubon, PA Mohr  
      1943/1944 17-May Pennypack Park, PA McNeil  
244 Canada Warbler Wilsonia canadensis 1941/1942 1-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
      1942/1943 15-Aug Tacony Creek, PA Curry  
245 American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla 1943/1944 10/17/44 Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton adult male
      1945 7-Jun Glenolden, PA Gillespie  
246 English Sparrow Passer domesticus domesticus 1946 24-Jun Atlantic City, NJ Schwalbe albino
247 Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus 1941/1942 {no date} Sandtown, NJ Moore nesting
      1942/1943 6-Jun Jacksonville, Burlington Co., NJ Jacobs nesting
248 Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna magna 1947 9-Feb between Lehighton & Stroudsburg, PA W. R. Middleton Forest Inn
249 Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta 1941/1942 7/17-7/27 Villanova, PA Stewart  
250 Eastern Redwing Angelaius phoeniceus phoeniceus 1946 19-Feb Springton, PA Freyburger  
        30-Mar Fortescue, NJ Woolman  
251 Yellow-headed Blackbird   {no year} 26-Jul Bombay Hook, DE R. Miller female
252 Orchard Oriole Icterus spurius 1941/1942 3-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
253 Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula 1942/1943 21-Mar Ardmore, PA Groskin  
      1943/1944 9/9/44 Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
254 Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus 1941/1942 28-Sep Frankford, PA Miller  
      1943/1944 26-Dec Tinicum, PA Devlin albino
255 Boat-tailed Grackle Cassidix mexicanus major 1941/1942 4-Sep Cape May, NJ Kramer 3
256 Purple Grackle Quiscalus quiscula quiscula 1942/1943 17-Jan Philadelphia, PA Miller  
      1945 Groskin reported a return on a bird which he had banded eight years ago  
        Dec. Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea daily
      1946 30-Mar Fortescue, NJ Woolman 100+
      1948 22-Jan Jenkintown, PA Choate    
257 Eastern Cowbird   Molothrus ater ater 1942/1943 1-Feb Harrowgate, Phila., PA Miller male
      1943/1944 13-Feb Philadelphia, PA Daly 3
        16-Dec Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
258 Summer Tanager Piranga rubra rubra 1942/1943 8-May Media, PA E. Ribgy  
      1953 6-May Wissahickon, {Phila} PA J. M. Cadbury  
259 Eastern Cardinal Richmondena cardinalis cardinalis 1946 2-Apr Ambler, PA Bond for Gillin nest and 3 eggs 
260 Rose-breasted Grosbeak Hedymeles ludovicianus 1941/1942 3-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
      1946 2-May Rittenhouse Sq. {Phila., PA} Gillespie  
261 Eastern Blue Grosbeak Guiraca caerulea caerulea 1941/1942 9-May Milton, DE J. Cadbury 5
      1943/1944 23-Sep Cape May, NJ Gillespie, Sr & Jr.  
      1945 22-Sep Cape May Point, NJ Gillespie immature
      1946 12-May Wenonah, NJ W. R. Middleton Immature male in short trees and bushes along road, was observed from car at leisure using 6 x 30 glasses. Appearance very mottled on bluish-gray background- two bronzy, clearly defined wing bars, bill near size of that of Pine Grosbeak and very light colored. Noticed Phoebelike switching of tail several times when we first stopped the car.
             
             
             
             
             
             
        12-May Pennypack Park, PA E & Q Kramer  
      1947 5-Oct Riverton, NJ Haines & Marvin immature
      1948 16-May Pennypack Park, PA Yoder  
      1953 4-May Collingwood, NJ McLaughlin 1
        3-May Bombay Hook, DE Cutter & Finkel  
        9-May Germantown, {Phila}, PA Reynolds Carpenter's Woods field rear
262 Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea 1941/1942 3-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
      1946 16-May Cornwell Heights, PA J. Wright  
263 Dickcissel Spiza americana 1946 29-Dec Cape May, NJ Jacobs, Corn, Batezel & Zeidman  
      1953 19-Aug Bordentown, NJ McLaughlin singing
264 Eastern Evening Grosbeak Hesperiphona vespertina vespertina 1941/1942 6-Dec Chestnut Hill, {Phila} PA Wright  
        {early Jan} Moorestown, NJ Linton  
        17-Jan Haddonfield, NJ Peters  
        2/12 & 2/15 Medford, NJ W. B. E vans 2 males - 1 female
        15-Feb Medford Lake, NJ Mohr 3
        19-Jan Haddonfield, NJ McDonald  43
        19-Mar Haddonfield, NJ R. Peters 20 - 30
        2/1 - 4/1 Berwyn, PA Pyle  
        3/31 - 4/1 West Chester, PA Newman  
        1-Mar Haddonfield, NJ R. Peters male brought to DVOC meeting alive
      1943/1944 15-Jan Ambler, PA Gillen  
        {no date} Medford, NJ Evans wintering (30)
        10/15/44 Sharon Hill, PA Burke  
      1945 10-Mar Chester, PA Dr. Palmer  
        11/12 - 11/13 Haddonfield, NJ Gillespie for Peters 3
        13-Nov Germantown, {Phila}, PA J. M. Cadbury 20
        16-Nov State College, PA Gillespie III 30
        24-Nov Kennett Square, PA Conway 2
        25-Dec Moorestown, NJ Linton  
        12/19,23,29 Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea  
        25-Dec Moorestown, NJ Choate   20
        11/18 - 12/23 York, PA Moul  
        14-Dec New Lisbon, PA  W. E. Roberts  
        27-Nov Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton 18
        12/23 - 12/27 Birdsboro, PA Poole 26
      1946 1-Jan Holmesburg, PA Mohr  
        since 1/29 Salfordville, PA Sivel    
        26-Jan Darlington, PA Mohr 1 female
        24-Jan Torresdale, {Phila} PA Mohr 3
        3-Feb Browns Mill, NJ Mohr 100
        1-Feb Haverford, PA J. M. Cadbury  
        11-Jan Bridgeton, NJ Street 25
        4-Jan Brooklawn, NJ Manners & W. R. Middleton 4
        6-Jan Brooklawn, NJ Manners & W. R. Middleton 5
        6-Jan Brooklawn, NJ Manners & W. R. Middleton 40
        13-Jan Brooklawn, NJ Manners & W. R. Middleton 12
        12-Jan Moorestown, NJ Paul Martin 2
        12-Jan Browns Mill, NJ Paul Martin 2
        1/12 - 1/17 Wilmington, DE Bendire  
        17-Feb Toms River, NJ Debes  
        {no date} Lower Bank, NJ Manners for Hollis Koster all winter (40)
        11-Apr Chambersburg, PA Baily    
        2-May Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea  
        16-May Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea single female
        21-Mar Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea  
        up to 4/21 Reading, PA Poole  
        1/26 - 1/27 Mt. Penn, Reading, PA Poole 5
        21-Mar Museum Park, Reading, PA Poole for L. Dillon & S. Wishnieski  
        17-Nov Hawk Mt., PA Kramer  
      1947 4-Jan Fox Chase, PA Reimann, Street & Callopy  
        4-Jan Topton, PA Zaid for DuBois  
        until 5/4 Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea  
      1948 21-Nov Lima, PA Gillespie 1 bird
265 Eastern Purple Finch Carpodacus purpureus purpureus 1942/1943 28-Mar Pennypack Park, PA Sivel   30
        28-Mar Upper Wissahickon, PA Wright 8
      1945 1-Mar Horace Groskin reported absence of Purple Finches in Ardmore this year  
      1946 12/1 - 2/21 Ardmore, PA Groskin 318 banded - returns of birds 5,6,7 & 8 years old
        12/1 - 5/16 Ardmore, PA Groskin 700 banded- total for all years - 3500
        17-Mar Mt. Holly, NJ Sprow 10
      1953 {no date} Ardmore, PA Groskin {Bird} first banded Jan. 13, 1946 - Sept. 11, 1952 killed at Grand Falls, Newfoundland - age 8 yrs. And 5 months
             
        {no date} Ardmore Groskin Banded 1946 - Returned 1953
              SEE NOTES
266 Canadian Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator leucura 1946 7-Feb Pocono Manor, PA Miller for Reimann  
        1/26 - 2/17 Mt. Penn, Reading, PA Poole  
        1/27 - 2/17 Hessian Camp, PA Poole (& many Reading observers)  
      1947 28-Feb Rosemont, PA W. L. Baily at feeding station of Mrs. Spahr
      1953 2/6 - 2/8 New Hope, PA Jenkins for Platt  
267 Common Redpoll Acanthis linaria linaria 1941/1942 8-Feb Harvey Cedars, NJ J. M. Cadbury  
      1942/1943 3-Mar Haverford, PA Serrill for Woolman  
      1943/1944 6-Mar Media, PA Rigby  
      1947 5-Jan Walnut Hill, PA Miller & Callopy  
        {no date} Hawk Mt., PA Poole all winter
        23-Feb Cresheim Valley, {Phila}, PA Ross 20
        2/1 - 2/2 ?????  {Springton crossed out} Street & Lukens 500
        9-Feb Pemberton, NJ Kramer 30
      1948 11-Jan Darby Creek, PA Berger and Stone  
      1953 12-Feb Pocono Lake, PA Street 2
        8-Feb Holgate, NJ Brook & Lamplugh {?} 20
        2/12, 2/14, 2/15 Tinicum, PA Price & J. Miller 25
        14-Feb Penn Manor, PA Sehl, Reynolds & Hicher 15
        9-Feb Wenonah, NJ W. R. Middleton 8
        2-Feb West Chester, PA D. Cutler 2
        23-Feb McMichaels (Monroe Co.), PA Street, Darby & Livingston 200-250
      ] 23-Feb Reeder's (Monroe Co.), PA Street, Darby & Livingston 43
268 Northern Pine Siskin Spinus pinus pinus 1941/1942 8-Feb Harvey Cedars, NJ J. M. Cadbury 500
        16-May Chatsworth, NJ J. M. Cadbury  
        11-May Todmorden, PA Schmid  
      1943/1944 28-Feb Horticultural Hall, Phila., PA Finkel  
        13-Feb Wissahickon, {Phila} PA Kramer 50 plus
      1945 15-Mar Westinghouse Co. Yard {?} Debes  
        4-Nov Springfield, PA Debes  
        2-Dec Pennypack Park, PA Miller for Yoder  
      1946 10-Apr Penn Manor, PA Lukens, Street and Kramer  
      1947 until 5/14 Germantown, {Phila}, PA J. M. Cadbury  
        11-May Mt. Holly, NJ Pumyea  
269 Eastern Goldfinch Spinus tristis tristus 1943/1944 one banded at Ardmore April 1942 found dead at St. Andrews N.B. July 1943 per Groskin  
270 Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra pusilla 1946 27-Feb Radnor, PA H. Armstrong week of 2/27
      1953 22-Jan Chestnut Hill, {Phila} PA Hebard 12
        7-Feb West Chester, PA Winter 2
271 White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera 1946 7-Feb 1158 miles off Cape May. NJ reported by Jack Cadbury  
      1953 8-Feb Haverford College, PA Oakley & May  
        10-Feb Swarthmore College, PA Way 1 male, 2 females
        12-Feb Pocono Lake, PA Street 2
        6-Feb Pitman, NJ Hitchner banded
        7-Feb West Chester, PA D. Cutler 6
272 Red-eyed Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus erythrophthalmus 1942/1943 21-Jan Chestnut Hill, {Phila} PA J. M. Cadbury  
273 Ipswich Sparrow Passerculus princeps 1941/1942 15-Feb Seaside Park, NJ Kramer  
      1942/1943 2-Jan Bombay Hook, DE J. M. Cadbury  
      1946 April Longport, NJ W. R. Middleton  
274 Eastern Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis savanna 1941/1942 2-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
      1945 14-Mar Glenolden, PA Gillespie  
        22-Mar Haverford, PA Serrill    
      1946 10-Mar Chestnut Hill, {Phila} PA Hebard  
275 Eastern Henslow's Sparrow Passerculus henslowi susurrans 1941/1942 3-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
        13-May Reading, PA Poole  
      1946 31-Mar Bombay Hook, DE Finkel  
276 Eastern Vesper Saprrow Pooecetes gramineus gramineus 1945 24-Mar Haverford, PA Hastings  
      1946 10-Mar Chestnut Hill, {Phila} PA Hebard  
277 Eastern Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus grammacus 1943/1944 7-Sep Cape May, NJ Choate   SEE NOTES
      1947 30-Aug Cape May Point, NJ E. Kramer & Reigner  
278 Slate-colored Junco Junco hyemalis hyemalis 1942/1943 an immature male banded Dec. 1937 was retaken Nov. 1939, Nov. 1940,Nov 1941 and Nov. 15, 1942 - per Groskin
        18-May Awbury, Germantown, {Phila}, PA J. M. Cadbury  
      1943/1944 2-May Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
279 Eastern Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea arborea 1943/1944 10-Nov Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
280 Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida 1945 13-Oct Cobb's Creek Park, PA Austin Seen at 25 yards for 5 minutes with 8 power binoculars- FIELD NOTES: chestnut ear patches, no wing bars, rufous at bend of wing, yellowish tinge on breast and throat, no yellow before the eye, no streaking below
             
             
             
      1946 3-Mar Chestnut Hill, {Phila.}, PA Goldstein  
281 Eastern Field Sparrow {not listed} 1945 12/12 - 12/25 Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
        7-Mar Haverford, PA E. Hastings  
      1947 18-Jan Mt. Airy, {Phila.}, PA Weyl  
282 White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys leucophrys 1941/1942 3-May Chester Co., PA Conway  
      1942/1943 5/8 - 5/9 Cobb's Creek Park, PA Kramer 2
      1943/1944 10/16/44 Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1945 14-Oct Cape May Point, NJ Jacobs 4
        10/15, 19, 20 Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
        20-Oct Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 8
        27-Oct State College, PA Gillespie  
        28-Oct Cape May Point, NJ Jacobs 4
      1946 14-Apr Lenni, PA Schwalbe  
        19-Apr Tinicum, PA Schwalbe  
      1947 15-May Fairmount Park, {Phila, PA} Livingston  
        10-May King of Prussia, PA Rice  
        10/11, 12, 13 Cape May, NJ E & Q Kramer  
      1948 9-Jan Churchville, PA Thomas  
283 White-throated Sparrow {not listed} 1943/1944 17-Sep Crescenville,  {no state listed} Miller  
284 Eastern Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca iliaca 1942/1943 10-Jan Island Beach, NJ Kramer freshly killed
        21-Feb Media, PA J. Rigby  
      1943/1944 27-Mar Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton 80 trapped
        18-Mar Sandy Run, PA Finkel 65
        1-Nov Paoli, PA Gillespie  
        18-Apr Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1945 18-Feb Glenolden, PA Gillespie  
        18-Feb Haverford, PA Freyburger  
        during Dec Lenni, PA Schwalbe  
        until 12/25 Ambler, PA Gillin  
        12/13-12/16 Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton 2
      1946 29-Jan Penna Campus Moul  
        26-Feb Haverford, PA E. Hastings  
285 Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolni lincolni 1941/1942 30-Apr Chester Co., PA Conway 3
        12-May Museum Park, Reading, PA Poole  
      1942/1943 5/13 & 5/28 Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1943/1944 7-May Norristown, PA W. R. Middleton  
      1945 23-Sep Stone Harbor, NJ Kramer  
        28-Oct Cape May Point, NJ Jacobs  
      1946 13-Oct Cape May, NJ Choate    
      1947 26-Aug Cape May, NJ Seegers and Choate  
286 Eastern Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia melodia 1941/1942 16-Apr Philadelphia, PA Debes a song sparrow which sleeps in a cage provided by a friend has returned for the 3rd season- it's missed 1 year
             
      1946 {no date} Ardmore, PA Groskin bird banded 1941. 1943 and 1946
        30-Mar Ambler, PA Gillin nest
287 Hybrid Slate-colored Juno and White-throated Sparrow            
    1941/1942 16-Apr Aldan, PA Mc Donald SEE NOTES
             
288 Eastern Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis nivalis 1941/1942 15-Feb Seaside Park, NJ Kramer 50
      1942/1943 31-Jan Island Beach, NJ Kramer  
      1946 1-Jan Tinicum, PA E. H. & J. P. Rigby 5
        7-Apr Surf City, NJ Street, Lukens & Kramer 2 females
      1947 28-Nov Birmingham, Chester Co., PA Conway for Clayton Huff  
      1948 29-Oct Pocono Lake Preserve, PA Street for Cary  
289 Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus lapponicus 1945 15-Mar Philadelphia, PA Morrison for Sivel Rhawn & Loretta Ave.

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