Iiwi

Other Names: scarlet honeycreeper

Distribution: Exclusively found in Hawaii.

CERange Map for Iiwi

Description:

Size: 15 cm in length, weighing 16-20 g.

Plumage: Adults are mostly scarlet , with black wings and tail and a long, curved, salmon-colored bill. Younger birds have a uniform golden plumage with white spots and ivory bills. The legs are pink to orange and the eyes are black.

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Iiwi

Iiwi

Bill Shape
curved
Regions
hawaii
hawaii endemic
Tail Shape
fan-shaped-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
red
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
finches - fringillidae
Conservation Status
Vulnerable
Bird Species