Justification of Red List Category
This species was last seen in the wild in 1930, and is considered Extinct.
No extant population remains.
The species is likely to have been driven to extinction by habitat destruction and disease.
Loxops wolstenholmei was endemic to the Hawaiian Islands, U.S.A. on O'ahu. The species is extinct (Lepson and Freed 1997), having been last recorded in 1930.
The species is thought to have been driven to extinction by habitat destruction and disease.
Text account compilers
Stuart, T., Benstead, P., Khwaja, N., Taylor, J., Stattersfield, A., Westrip, J., Derhé, M., Mahood, S., Calvert, R., Harding, M., Isherwood, I., Capper, D.
Woodworth, B., Camp, R., Baker, P.E., Freed, L., Gorresen, M., Fretz, S., VanderWerf, E., Baker, H.C., Lepson, J., Hart, P., Scott, J.
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Loxops wolstenholmei. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2018.