Guam kingfisher (Todiramphus cinnamominus)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

In general, they are medium-sized kingfishers measuring around 9 inches (22 centimeters). The upper parts are iridescent greenish-blue, the underparts white or buffy, and the cap is rusty-cinnamon colored.

  • States/US Territories in which the Guam kingfisher, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  Guam
  • US Counties in which the Guam kingfisher, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Guam kingfisher, Entire is known to occur:  Guam National Wildlife Refuge
  • Additional species information
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
08/27/1984 Pacific Region (Region 1) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
08/27/1984 49 FR 33881 33885 Determination of End. Status for 7 Birds & 2 Bats of Guam & Northern Mariana Islands; 49 FR 33881-33885
03/06/2012 77 FR 13248 13251 5-Year Status Reviews of 46 Species in Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Montana, Hawaii, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands:Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information.
04/04/1994 59 FR 15696 15700 ETWP; Withdrawal of Proposed Rule to Designate Critical Habitat for the Little Mariana Fruit Bat, Mariana Fruit Bat, Guam Broadbill, Mariana Crow, Guam Micronesian Kingfisher, and Guam Bridled White-Eye
05/12/1981 46 FR 26464 26469 ETWP; Notice of Petition Acceptance and Status Review
04/28/2004 69 FR 23210 23211 Draft Revised Recovery Plan for the Sihek or Guam Micronesian Kingfisher (Halcyon cinnamomina cinnamomina)
12/30/1982 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
05/18/1979 44 FR 29128 29130 Review of the Status of Ten Birds and Two Mammals from Guam
11/29/1983 48 FR 53729 53733 Proposed End. Status for Seven Birds & Two Mammals from Mariana Islands; 48 FR 53729-53733
10/28/2004 69 FR 629447 629446 Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; designation of critical habitat for the mariana fruit bat and guam micronesian kingfisher on guam and the mariana crow on guam and in the commeonwealth of the northern mariana islands; final rule
12/05/2002 67 FR 72407 72408 Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; determinations of prudency for two mammal and four bird species in Guam and the Commonwealth of the nothern Mariana Islands and designations of critical habitat for one mammal and two bird species
01/28/2003 68 FR 4159 4160 Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; determinations of prudency for two mammal and four bird species in Guam and the Commonwealth of the northern Mariana Islands and Designations of crictial habitat for one mammal and two bird species; proposed rule; reopening of comments period
06/14/1991 56 FR 27485 27493 ETWP:Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Little Mariana fruit bat, Mariana Fruit Bat, Guam Broadbill, Mariana Crow, Guam Micronesian King fisher, and Guam Bridled White-Eye;
10/15/2002 67 FR 63738 63772 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Determinations of Prudency for Two Mammal and Four Bird Species in Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and Proposed Designations of Critical Habitat for One Mammal and Two Birds Species
06/02/2004 69 FR 31073 31074 Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; determinations of prudency ofcritical habitat designation for two mammal and four bird species in Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; designations of critical habitat for one mammal and two bird species in guam and the commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands; proposed rule; reopening of comment period, notice of availablity
01/20/1984 49 FR 2485 2488 Findings on Pending Petitions & Description of Progress on Listing Actions; 49 FR 2485-2488
06/13/1979 44 FR 33915 Review of the Status of Ten Birds and Two Mammals from Guam
11/14/2008 73 FR 67541 67542 Notice of document availability: Revised Recovery Plan for Sihek or Guam Micronesian Kingfisher (Halcyon cinnamomina cinnamomina)

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
10/03/2008 Revised Recovery Plan for Sihek or Guam Micronesian Kingfisher (Halcyon cinnamomina cinnamomina) View Implementation Progress Final Revision 1
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
11/14/2008 73 FR 67541 67542 Notice of document availability: Revised Recovery Plan for Sihek or Guam Micronesian Kingfisher (Halcyon cinnamomina cinnamomina)
  • Notice Final Recovery Plan Availability
12/05/2002 67 FR 72407 72408 Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; determinations of prudency for two mammal and four bird species in Guam and the Commonwealth of the nothern Mariana Islands and designations of critical habitat for one mammal and two bird species
  • Notice Doc. Availability
04/28/2004 69 FR 23210 23211 Draft Revised Recovery Plan for the Sihek or Guam Micronesian Kingfisher (Halcyon cinnamomina cinnamomina)
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
03/06/2012 77 FR 13248 13251 5-Year Status Reviews of 46 Species in Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Montana, Hawaii, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands:Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information.
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
07/14/2014 Guam Micronesian kingfisher 5-year review 2014

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
10/28/2004 69 FR 629447 629446 Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; designation of critical habitat for the mariana fruit bat and guam micronesian kingfisher on guam and the mariana crow on guam and in the commeonwealth of the northern mariana islands; final rule Final Rule Final designated
10/15/2002 67 FR 63738 63772 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Determinations of Prudency for Two Mammal and Four Bird Species in Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and Proposed Designations of Critical Habitat for One Mammal and Two Birds Species Proposed Rule Unknown
06/14/1991 56 FR 27485 27493 ETWP:Proposed Designation of Critical Habitat for the Little Mariana fruit bat, Mariana Fruit Bat, Guam Broadbill, Mariana Crow, Guam Micronesian King fisher, and Guam Bridled White-Eye; Proposed Rule Unknown

To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Guam kingfisher.

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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