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Demography and Movements of the Endangered Akepa and Hawaii Creeper
Entry ID: brdpier0006

Abstract: Populations of the endangered Akepa (Loxops coccineus coccineus) and Hawaii
Creeper (Oreomystis mana) at four sites on the island of Hawaii. Mean monthly
density (+/-) of Akepa was 5.74 +/- 0.87, 1.35 +/-0.41, 0.96 +/- 0.13, and 0.76
+/- 0.12 Akepa/ha at Kau Forest, Hamakua, Keauhou Ranch, and Kilauea Forest
study areas, respectively. Hawaii creepers were found at densities of 1.68 +/-
0.53, 1.79 ... View entire text

Purpose: To determine the demography and movements of the endangered Akepa and Hawaii
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 19.0   S: 19.0   E: -155.0   W: -155.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: C. John Ralph, Steven G. Fancy
Dataset Title: Demography and movements of the endangered Akepa and Hawaii creeper
Dataset Release Date: 1994
Dataset Release Place: Hawaii National Park, HI
Dataset Publisher: National Biological Survey, Hawaii Field Station
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1976-11-01
Stop Date: 1982-01-31
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Originating Center
Data Center
Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center, Biological Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 808-985-6077
Fax: 808-967-8568
Email: ron_kerner at
Contact Address:
Biological Resources Division
Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center
U.S. Geological Survey
Kilauea Field Station
P.O. Box 44
City: Hawaii National Park
Province or State: Hawaii
Postal Code: 96718
Country: USA
Phone: (970) 225-3571
Email: steve_fancy at
Contact Address:
National Park Service
Natural Resource Information Division
1201 Oak Ridge Drive, Suite 150
City: Fort Collins
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80525-5589
Country: USA
C. John Ralph and Steven G. Fancy. 1994. Demography and movements of the
endangered Akepa and Hawaii Creeper, Willson Bull., 106(4), pp. 615-628
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23