Oahu Elepaio

Other Names: none

Distribution: exclusively found on the island of Oahu.

Description:

Size: 14 cm in length.

Plumage: Adults are brown above and white below with brownish streaks on the breast, and with a black chin irregularly blending into a white throat.  They have white tips on the tail feathers, a white rump, and white wing bars. Juveniles have buff to rufous wing bars. The legs, beak, and eyes are black.

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Oahu Elepaio

Oahu Elepaio

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
hawaii
hawaii endemic
Tail Shape
rounded-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Habitat
Forests
Color
brown
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
finches - fringillidae
Bird Species