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Demography and movements of the Omao (Myadestes obscurus)
Entry ID: brdpier0007

Abstract: Density, age-specific survival, timing of breeding and molting, and
movements of the Omao or Hawaiian Thrush (Myadestes obscurus) were studied at
four sites on the island of Hawaii. Mean monthly density (birds/ha) was 3.23
+/- 0.57, 1.07 +/- 0.33, 3.23 +/- 0.16, and 3.74 +/- 0.36 at Kau Forest,
Hamakua, Keauhou Ranch, and Kilauea Forest study areas, respectively. Annual
survival of juvenile Omao ... View entire text

Purpose: To study the demography and movements of the Omao (Myadestes Obscurus).
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 and Steven G. Fancy
Dataset Title: Demography and movements of the Omao (Myadestes obscurus).
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
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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. 1994. Demography and movements of the Omao, The Condor, 96.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23