Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

The Rota bridled white-eye (Zosterops rotensis) is endemic to the island of Rota, U.S. Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI). The name white-eye is derived from the ring of white feathers around each eye. The plumage is tinged with yellow, and the bill, legs, and feet are yellow-orange. The Rota bridled white-eye is approximately four inches in size and average weight is about one-third of an ounce.

 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
01/22/2004 Pacific Region (Region 1) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
07/07/1988 53 FR 25511 25515 Findings on Pending Petitions & Description of Progress of Listing Actions; 53 FR 25511-25515
12/30/1982 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
02/28/1996 61 FR 7597 7613 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species
09/19/1997 62 FR 49398 49397 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa
10/03/2001 66 FR 50383 50390 ETWP; Proposed Endangered Status for the Rota Bridled White-Eye (Zosterops rotensis) From the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
09/12/2006 71 FR 53589 53605 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Rota Bridled White-Eye (Zosterops rotensis)
05/10/1985 50 FR 19761 19763 Findings on Pending Petitions & Description of Progress on Listing Actions; 50 FR 19761-19763
11/21/1991 56 FR 58664 58666 ETWP; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions and Findings on Recycled Petitions; 56 FR 58664 58666
04/29/2008 73 FR 23264 23266 Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews for 70 Species in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Pacific Islands
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
09/19/2006 71 FR 54838 54839 Draft Recovery Plan for the Nosa Luta or Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis)
01/22/2004 69 FR 3022 3029 Final rule to list as endangered the Rota Bridled White-Eye (Zosterops rotensis) From the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
05/12/1981 46 FR 26464 26469 ETWP; Notice of Petition Acceptance and Status Review
10/25/1999 64 FR 57535 57547 Review of Plant and Animal Taxa That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Recycled Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions
12/29/1988 53 FR 52746 52749 Findings on Pending Petitions & Description of Progress on Listing Actions; 53 FR 52746-52749
10/19/2007 72 FR 59301 59302 Recovery Plan for Nosa Luta or Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis)
11/21/1991 56 FR 58804 58836 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species; 56 FR 58804 58836
06/30/1987 52 FR 24312 24314 Findings on Pending Petitions & Description of Progress on Listing Actions; 52 FR 24312-24314
04/25/1990 55 FR 17475 17476 ETWP; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions and Findings on Recycled Petitions; 55 FR 17475 17476
09/18/1985 50 FR 37958 37967 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife; Notice of Review; 50 FR 37958-37967
05/04/2004 69 FR 24876 24904 Review of Species That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Resubmitted Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions
09/14/2005 70 FR 54335 54349 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Rota Bridled White-Eye (Zosterops rotensis)
01/06/1989 54 FR 554 579 ETWP; Animal Notice of Review; 54 FR 554 579
11/15/1994 59 FR 58982 59028 ETWP; Animal Candidate Review for Listing as Endangered or Threatened Species.
10/30/2001 66 FR 54808 54832 ETWP; Review of Plant and Animal Species That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened,Annual Notice of Findings on Recycled Petitions, and Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions; Proposed Rule
06/13/2002 67 FR 40657 40679 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Review of Species That Are Candidates or Proposed for Listing as Endangered or Threatened; Annual Notice of Findings on Recycled Petitions; Annual Description of Progress on Listing Actions
01/20/1984 49 FR 2485 2488 Findings on Pending Petitions & Description of Progress on Listing Actions; 49 FR 2485-2488
01/09/1986 51 FR 996 999 Findings on Pending Petitions & Description of Progress on Listing Actions; 51 FR 996-999

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
10/19/2007 Rota Bridled White-eye (Nosa Luta) Final Recovery Plan View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
10/19/2007 72 FR 59301 59302 Recovery Plan for Nosa Luta or Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis)
  • Notice Final Recovery Plan Availability
04/29/2008 73 FR 23264 23266 Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews for 70 Species in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Pacific Islands
  • 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
09/19/2006 71 FR 54838 54839 Draft Recovery Plan for the Nosa Luta or Rota Bridled White-eye (Zosterops rotensis)
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
Five Year Review
Date Title
08/12/2014 Rota white-eye 5-year review 2014

» Critical Habitat

Date Citation Page Title Document Type Status
09/12/2006 71 FR 53589 53605 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Rota Bridled White-Eye (Zosterops rotensis) Final Rule Final designated
09/14/2005 70 FR 54335 54349 Designation of Critical Habitat for the Rota Bridled White-Eye (Zosterops rotensis) 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 Rota Bridled White-eye.

» Petitions

» Life History

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

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