Maui Akepa Loxops ochraceus

Family: Fringillidae (Finches and Hawaiian honeycreepers)

Authority: Rothschild, 1893

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
This species is likely also to be extinct and was last recorded in 1988, but during more recent surveys there were some possible audio evidence of this species. Therefore, the species may potentially persist. If it s still extant then the population size is likely to be very small and hence the species is listed as Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct).

Population size: 1-49

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 380 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Loxops ochraceus. Downloaded from on 19/11/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 19/11/2018.