Chestnut-collared Longspur Calcarius ornatus (Townsend, 1837)Reviewable (MD/DCRC)  Synonyms: CCLO.

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Maryland has two accepted records of Chestnut-collared Longspur. The first was an adult male found near West Ocean City in Worcester County in August 1906 (#1997-363). The second was a well-documented individual found by Tom Feild, Geraldine King, and Jim Green on 1/31/2015 (#2015-006). Documentation for a report from October 1970 at Sandy Point State Park in Anne Arundel Co. was either lost or not sufficient for MD/DCRC acceptance (#1983-030).

There are 6 records in the project database.

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A Chestnut-collared Longspur in Washington Co., Maryland (2/1/2015). Found by Tom Feild, Geraldine King, and Jim Green. Photo by Clive Harris. (MBP list)

A Chestnut-collared Longspur in Washington Co., Maryland (2/1/2015). Found by Tom Feild, Geralidine King, and Jim Green. Photo by Mike Burchett. (MBP list)

A Chestnut-collared Longspur in Washington Co., Maryland (2/1/2015). Photo by Jared Fisher. (MBP list)

A Chestnut-collared Longspur in Washington Co., Maryland (2/1/2015). Photo by Jared Fisher. (MBP list)

A Chestnut-collared Longspur in Washington Co., Maryland (2/1/2015). Found by Tom Feild, Geraldine King, and Jim Green. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Chestnut-collared Longspur in flight in Washington Co., Maryland (2/1/2015). Photo by Jared Fisher. (MBP list)

A Chestnut-collared Longspur in Kidder Co., North Dakota (6/19/2010). Photo by Dan Irizarry. (MBP list)


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