Nightingale Reed warbler (Acrocephalus luscinia)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

The nightingale reed warbler is a slender, overall pale yellowish-buff bird. Pale yellow buff below; rufous brown or grayish olive brown above. The bill is horn colored on the upper mandible, more yellowish on the lower mandible, and rather long and slender. Feet are light gray. The various subspecies vary from about 15 to 20 centimeters in length. The female resembles the male but is slightly smaller.

  • States/US Territories in which the Nightingale Reed warbler, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Guam , Northern Mariana Islands
  • US Counties in which the Nightingale Reed warbler, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
06/02/1970 Pacific Region (Region 1) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
06/02/1970 35 FR 8491 8498 Part 17 - Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife (First List of Endangered Foreign Fish and Wildlife as Appendix A)
12/02/1970 35 FR 18319 18322 List of Endangered Foreign Fish and Wildlife; 35 FR 18319 18322
07/30/1970 35 FR 12222 12225 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife); 35 FR 12222 12225
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
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

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
04/10/1998 Recovery Plan for the Nightingale Reed Warbler, Acrocephalus luscinia View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
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
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
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
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
07/23/2015 Nightingale reed-warbler 5-year review 2015
07/08/2010 nightingale reed-warbler_5-year review

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Nightingale Reed warbler.

» Conservation Plans

Habitat Conservation Plans (HCP) (learn more)
HCP Plan Summaries
Obyan Beach Resort Habitat Conservation Plan

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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