Hawai’i Creeper
Endemic...only found on the Big Island
...a species of Hawaiian honeycreeper.
Oreomystis mana
(L 4.5")
IUCN WATCH
LIST STATUS IS
ENDANGERED
Seems to resist diseases that
threaten other species but
nests are vulnerable to alien
animals, esp. rats.
Hakalau Forest NWR
The “Big” Island
22Feb2014