March 27, 1876 - Earliest spring record
(1); St. Louis Co.; No observers listed; R & E, Hurter 1884, Widmann 1907.

Apr. 13-14, 1984 - High count
(6); Tucker Prairie, Callaway Co.; Tim Barksdale, Chris Hobbs; R & E, BB 51[3]:11.

April 17, 1979 - 2nd highest single day count
(7); Squaw Creek NWR, Holt Co.; Tim Barksdale; R & E, BB 46 [3]:11; During burning of wet prairie.

May 2, 1961
(1); Specimen (NWMSU, DAE 324); Tucker Prairie, Callaway Co.; David Easterla; R & E, Easterla 1962b.

May 5, 1904
(1); Corning, Holt Co.; C. Dankers; R & E, Harris 1919b.

May 10, 2003 - Latest spring record
(1); NAMC record; Bradford Farm, Boone Co.; Paul McKenzie; 16th Annual MBRC Report, 2003-37.



Aug. 22, 2012- Earliest fall record
(1); Swan Lake NWR, Chariton Co.; Auriel Fournier; 26th Annual MBRC Report, 2013-13.



Early Sept. 1984 - 2nd earliest fall record
(1); Independence, Jackson Co.; Y. Wasson; R & E, BB 52[1]:29.

Sep. 27, 2012 - Highest single day count
(8); Swan Lake NWR, Chariton Co.; Justin Lehman (observer), Auriel Fournier (documentation). 26th Annual MBRC Report, 2013-14.

Oct. 1954
(1); Wright City, Warren Co.; R. Conyers; R & E, BB 21[1]:3.

Oct. 20-21, 1984 - Highest fall single day count
(2); Busch CA, St. Charles Co.; J. Loomis et al; R & E, NN 56:84.

Oct. 28, 1995 - Latest fall record
(1 adult); near Kingdom City, Callaway Co.; Brad Jacobs; 9th Annual MBRC Report, 1995-75.



Note: Any significant observations since R & E will be added at a later time.





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