Akiapolaau Hemignathus wilsoni


Collar, N. J.; Butchart, S. H. M. 2013. Conservation breeding and avian diversity: chances and challenges. International Zoo Yearbook 48(1): 7-28.

Fancy, S. G.; Sandin, S. A.; Reynolds, M. H.; Jacobi, J. D. 1996. Distribution and population status of the endangered 'Akiapola'au. Pacific Science 50: 355-362.

Gorresen, P. M.; Camp, R. J.; Pratt, T. K. 2007. Forest bird distribution, density and trends in the Ka'u region of Hawai'i Island.

Gorresen, P. M.; Camp, R. J.; Pratt, T. K.; Woodworth, B. L. 2005. Status of forest birds in the Central Windward region of Hawai'I Island: population trends and power analyses.

Pejchar, L., Jeffrey J. 2004. Sap-feeding behavior and tree selection in the endangered akiapolaau (Hemignathus munroi) in Hawaii. Auk 121(2): 548-556.

Pejchar, L.; Holl, K. D.; Lockwood, J. L. 2005. Hawaiian honeycreeper home range size varies with habitat: Implications for native Acacia koa forestry. Ecological Applications 15(3): 1053-1061.

Ralph, C. J.; Fancy, S. G. 1996. Aspects of the life history and foraging ecology of the endangered Akiapolaau. Condor 98: 312-321.

Scott, J.M., Mountainspring, S., Ramsey, F.L. and Kepler, C.B. 1986. Forest bird communities of the Hawaiian Islands: their dynamics, ecology, and conservation. Cooper Ornithological Society, California.

Tweed, E., Gorresen, P.M., Camp, R.J., Hart, P.J.; Pratt, T. K. 2007. Forest bird inventory of the Kahuku Unit of Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park.

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Forest Birds 2006

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Hemignathus wilsoni. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/07/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/07/2020.