French: Loxopse mana German: Hawaiiastläufer Spanish: Akikiki de Hawaii
S. B. Wilson, 1891,
Hawaii, in E Hawaiian Is.
11 cm; 12·5–16 g. Small nondescript, short-tailed passerine with conical, slightly downcurved bill. Plumage is greyish-green above, olive-yellow below, shading... read more
Call a quiet "sweet". Song a rapid rattling descending trill. Whisper song includes short... read more
Mostly wet ohia and ohia-koa (Metrosideros polymorpha-Acacia koa) forest with... read more
Food and feeding
Diet mainly arboreal invertebrates, including spiders (Araneae), adult and larval insects (Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, Homoptera, Hemiptera,... read more
Season Jan–Aug, peak Feb–May. Monogamous; partners remain together for several years. In mating display, male, usually while... read more
Status and conservation
ENDANGERED. Restricted-range species: present in Hawai‘i EBA. Has very small, greatly fragmented and contracting range, with continuing habitat loss and degradation. In... read more
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