Hawaii akepa (Loxops coccineus)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The male Hawai`i `Akepa is bright red-orange, while the Maui male is dull bronze-yellow. The female `Akepa has a greenish top and yellow belly. This species has a short conical bill, a long, notched tail, and is usually four to five inches in length. The Hawai`i `Akepa is also known as `Akakane, and the Maui `Akepa as `Akepeu`ie.
- States/US Territories in which the Hawaii akepa, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Hawaii
- US Counties in which the Hawaii akepa, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Hawaii akepa, Wherever found is known to occur:
Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1970-10-13||Pacific Region (Region 1)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|1970-08-25 00:00:00.0||35 FR 13519 13520||Notice of Proposed Rule Making (Conservation of Endangered Species and Other Fish or Wildlife)|
|2006-09-28 00:00:00.0||71 FR 57004||Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds|
|1970-10-13 00:00:00.0||35 FR 16047 16048||Appendix D - United States List of Endangered Native Fish and Wildlife; 35 FR 16047 16048|
|2013-02-05 00:00:00.0||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|
|2003-10-16 00:00:00.0||68 FR 59635 59636||Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds|
|2016-02-17 00:00:00.0||81 FR 8004||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife; Technical Corrections for Eight Wildlife Species on the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife|
|2008-04-29 00:00:00.0||73 FR 23264 23266||Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews for 70 Species in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Pacific Islands|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|2006-09-22||Revised Hawaiian Forest Birds Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final Revision 1|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|2006-09-28||71 FR 57004||Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds||
|2008-04-29||73 FR 23264 23266||Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews for 70 Species in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Pacific Islands||
|2013-02-05||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||
|2003-10-16||68 FR 59635 59636||Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds||
|2015-08-20||Hawaii Akepa 5-year review 2015|
|2010-08-27||Hawaii Akepa (Loxops coccineus coccineus), 5-Year Review Summary and Evaluation|
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Hawaii akepa.
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Hawaii akepa.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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