Kona Grosbeak Chloridops kona

Family: Fringillidae (Finches and Hawaiian honeycreepers)

Authority: Wilson, 1888

Red List Category

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Justification of Red List category
This species was known from the Hawaiian island of Lana'i, USA, but it has not been recorded since 1894 and is now Extinct. Logging of its forest habitat coupled with the impacts of introduced predators is likely to have caused the loss of this species.

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Country endemic: No

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Chloridops kona. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/04/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/04/2021.