Scissor-tailed Flycatcher (Tyrannus forficatus)

Order: Passeriformes
Family: Tyrannidae
Genus: Tyrannus
Species: forficatus

Regional

This bird has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Charleston, Arkansas
Conway, Missouri
Norman, Oklahoma
Austin, Texas
Cleburne, Texas
Dayton, Texas
Geronimo, Texas
Grapevine, Texas
Houston, Texas
Magnolia, Texas
San Antonio, Texas
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On May 22, 2014, C_A_Ivy from Barling, AR (Zone 7b) wrote:

Beautiful bird and great insect catcher. Official Oklahoma state bird.

Positive

On Apr 17, 2009, reddirtretiree from Norman, OK wrote:

Aside from being a beautiful and entertaining bird to watch, there isn't a better insect catcher around.