palila (Loxioides bailleui)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
19 cm. Large finch with short, rounded bill. Male has golden-yellow head and breast surrounding black lores and bill, blue-grey back and rump, white underparts, and dark wing and tail feathers with broad, golden edges. Female less golden and with grey of back extending forward on hindneck to crown.
- States/US Territories in which the palila, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: Hawaii
- US Counties in which the palila, Entire is known to or is believed to occur: View All
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|03/11/1967||Pacific Region (Region 1)||Entire|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|09/22/2006||Revised Hawaiian Forest Birds Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final Revision 1|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|09/28/2006||71 FR 57004||Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds||
|03/08/2007||72 FR 10547 10550||Initiation of 5-Year Reviews of 71 Species in Oregon, Hawaii, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and Territory of Guam||
|02/05/2013||78 FR 8185 8187||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 44 Species in Oregon, Hawaii, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands||
|10/16/2003||68 FR 59635 59636||Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds||
|08/25/2015||Palila 5-year reviewe 2015|
|07/31/2009||Palila completed 5-year review|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|09/22/1977||42 FR 47840 47845||Final Correction and Augumentation of Critical Habitat Reorganization; 42 FR 47840 47845||Final Rule||Final designated|
|08/11/1977||42 FR 40685 40690||Determination of Critical Habitat for Six Endangered Species Including Palila, Renumbering of Critical Habitat Listings; 42 FR 40685 40690 (Florida Everglades kite, Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus; American peregrine falcon, Falco peregrinus anatum; palila Psittirostra bailleui; dusky seaside sparrow, Ammospiza maritima nigrescens; Cape Sable sparrow, Ammospiza maritima mirabilis; Morro Bay kangaroo rat, Dipodomus heermanni morroensis)||Final Rule||Not Required|
|12/22/1976||41 FR 55729 55732||Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Palila; 41 FR 55729 55732 (Psittirostra bailleui)||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for palila.
» Life History
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