One (1966-06) on 20 November 1966, Cameron: 4 mi. W Cameron; G. H. Lowery, Jr. (LSUMZ 52579).
Two (82-18) seen with Smith's Longspurs on 12 January 1982 at the Shreveport Regional Airport, Caddo Parish (Van Remsen, Steven W. Cardiff, Jim Stewart, Linda Hale, Jon Dunn).
One adult female (93-87) on 11 July 1993, Cameron: approx. 2 mi. W of old mouth Mermentau River (Rutherford Beach); Steven W. Cardiff (ph; LSUMZ 154253), Donna L. Dittmann, and Beverly Smiley (ph only) (AB 47(5):1118).
One male (95-52) in partial alternate plumage on 19-22 Mar 1995, Cameron: Rutherford Beach; Roger J. Breedlove, Joseph P. Kleiman, and Steven R. Emmons (ph); NASFN 49(3): 264, LOS News 165: 11.
One sex unknown, oiled and desiccated (1998-164) found on 25 August 1998, Gulf of Mexico: platfor m at South Marsh Island 147, 93 mi. S western tip Marsh Island, 28° 13’ 40”N, 92° 00’ 00”W; Brian P. Gibbons (LSUMZ 176059, photo below) and M. Josephine Babin (*).
Three, including one in non-breeding plumage (2007-065), on 10 November 2007, Caddo: sod farm on Sentell Rd., N of Shreveport; Charles E. Lyon. This becomes the seventh accepted state occurrence.
One female (2012-051) on 4 November 2012, Jefferson Davis: Aguillard Rd. N of Thornwell;
Daniel F. Lane
Photo by Daniel F. Lane
Two (2013-015) on 26 and 28 January 2013, Caddo: Shreveport, Shreveport Regional Airport;
Devin Bosler and
Reportedly found by Terry Davis.
Photo by Justin Bosler