Kauai nukupuu (Hemignathus hanapepe)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

The nukupuā€˜u (Maui nukupuu): (14 cm. Medium-sized honeycreeper with strongly downcurved "heterobill" in which mandible is half the length of maxilla. Kaua`i male golden-yellow on head and breast, shading to white on belly and undertail-coverts. Crown, nape, postocular line and posterior edge of ear-coverts slightly tinged greenish, yellowish-green upper-parts. Black lores, eye-ring, and bill. Kaua`i female greenish-grey above, mostly dull white below with yellow restricted to chin, upper throat, and supraloral patch. Maui male similar except greyer dorsally, darker on crown and nape, yellower on belly and undertail. Maui female similar but duller, more dark colouring on head producing prominent yellow superciliary.

  • States/US Territories in which the Kauai nukupuu, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  Hawaii
  • US Counties in which the Kauai nukupuu, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • Additional species information
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
1967-03-11 Pacific Region (Region 1) Wherever found

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
2003-10-16 00:00:00.0 68 FR 59635 59636 Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds
1967-03-11 00:00:00.0 32 FR 4001 Endangered Species List - 1967
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
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
2015-02-13 00:00:00.0 80 FR 8100 8103 Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 133 Species in Hawaii, Oregon, Idaho, and Washington
2016-02-12 00:00:00.0 81 FR 7571 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 76 Species in Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Idaho

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
2006-09-22 Revised Hawaiian Forest Birds Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final Revision 1
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
2006-09-28 71 FR 57004 Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds
  • Notice Final Recovery Plan Availability
2015-02-13 80 FR 8100 8103 Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 133 Species in Hawaii, Oregon, Idaho, and Washington
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
2016-02-12 81 FR 7571 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of 76 Species in Hawaii, Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Idaho
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
2003-10-16 68 FR 59635 59636 Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
Five Year Review
Date Title
2010-08-27 Kauai and Mauai Nukupuu, 5-Year Review Summary and Evaluation
2010-08-27 Oahu creeper (Paroreomyza maculata), 5-Year Review Summary and Evaluation

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Kauai nukupuu.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Kauai nukupuu.

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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