Oct. 3, 1954
R & E, Rising et al. (1978); without additional details.


Oct. 20-22, 1989 - 1st fall record
(Female); St. Joseph, Buchanan Co.; Mark Robbins, David Easterla et al; 5th Annual MBRC Report, 1989-34, and R & E, BB 57[1]:51.

Oct. 20, 1994 - 3rd fall record
(4, at least 2 were males); St. Joseph - Rosecrans Airport, Buchanan Co.; Paul Lehman; 8th Annual MBRC Report, 1994-68.

Oct. 21, 1995 - 5th fall record
(2); 3 miles south of Montrose, Henry Co.; Susan Hazelwood and Kay Palmer; 9th Annual MBRC Report, 1995-74.

Nov. 4-5, 1994 - 4th fall record
(Immature or female); St. Joseph, Rosecrans Airport, Buchanan Co.; David and Todd Easterla; 8th Annual MBRC Report, 1994-69.

Nov. 7, 1953
R & E, Rising et al. (1978); without additional details.


Nov. 16, 1991 - 2nd fall record and Eastern MO record
(Adult male); St. Charles Co.; J. Van Benthuysen; 5th Annual MBRC Report, 1991-55.



Jan. 10, 2010 - Eastern MO record
(Probable female); Photographed; Columbia Bottom CA, St. Louis Co.; Bill Rudden (with photographs); 23rd Annual MBRC Report, 2010-5.

Feb. 14, 1959 - Eastern MO record
(1); St. Charles Airport, St. Charles Co.; A. Bollinger, Jim Earl Comfort et al.; R & E, BB 27[1]:16; Considered a winter record in R & E.

Feb. 22-23, 1957 - Eastern MO record
(1); St. Charles Co.; S. Springer et al.; R & E, BB 23[4]:3; Considered earliest spring record in R & E.



March 9, 1875 - Eastern MO record
(2 males); 2 male specimens, one nuptial and one in basic (Hurter collection, now deposited in STCS);
St. Louis, St. Louis Co.; fide Richard Anderson; R & E.

March 26, 1966
(Male); Specimen (NWMSU, DAE 1082); Maryville, Nodaway Co.; David Easterla; R & E, BB 33[2]:11.

March 27, 1975
(2 males); Specimen (NWMSU, DAE 2944); Maryville Sewage Lagoons, Nodaway Co.; Mark Robbins; R & E,BB 42[3]:14 .

April 5, 1960
(Male); Lowry City, St. Clair Co.; Steve Hilty; R & E, BB 27[4]:23.

April 8, 2001
(2 adult males); Dunn Ranch, Harrison Co.; Paul McKenzie; 14th Annual MBRC Report, 2001-42.

April 16, 1997 - Modern single day high count
(13 males and females in alternate plumage); Rosecrans Airport, Buchanan Co.; Mark Robbins; 10th Annual MBRC Report, 1997-15.

April 18, 1996 - 2nd latest spring record
(Adult female); Specimen (University of Kansas Museum of Natural History, #87379); Rosecrans Airport, Buchanan Co.; Mark Robbins and Kristof Zyskowski; 9th Annual MBRC Report, 1996-17.

April 28, 1996 - Latest spring record
(Probable male); Camden Bottoms, Ray Co.; Robert Fisher; 9th Annual MBRC Report, 1996-21.

R & E: At least 8 definite spring records (only 5 of these 8 are listed in R & E), 5 of which are from the western side of the state.
At least two of the western records followed very strong WSW winds.



Note: Data does not include all significant transient observations from western Missouri since R & E. Any significant transient observations from western Missouri since R & E will be added at a later time.



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