Oahu elepaio (Chasiempis ibidis)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
A small bird, approximately 12.5 grams, dark brown above and white below, with light brown streaks on the breast. The tail is long and often held up at an angle. Crown and back dark brown; underparts white, very lightly streaked with brown on upper breast. Lores white, auricular mostly black, eyebrow and forehead rufous, forming contrasting pattern. Male usually more black on throat than female, especially chin, but sexes not always distinguishable.
- States/US Territories in which the Oahu elepaio, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Hawaii
- US Counties in which the Oahu elepaio, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|2000-04-18||Pacific Region (Region 1)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|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||
|2007-03-08||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||
|2003-10-16||68 FR 59635 59636||Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds||
|2010-11-24||75 FR 71726 71729||5-Year Status Reviews of 58 Species in Washington, Oregon, California, and Hawaii||
|2013-08-08||Oahu elepaio 5-year review|
|2009-07-31||Oahu elepaio completed 5-year review|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|2001-12-10||66 FR 63752 63782||ETWP; Determination of Critical Habitat for the Oahu Elepaio (Chasiempis sandwichensis ibidis)||Final Rule||Final designated|
|2001-06-06||66 FR 30372 30396||ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for the O`ahu `Elepaio||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 Oahu elepaio.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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