Himantopus mexicanus knudseni
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FWS Digital Media Library -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video. The Hawaiian stilt (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni) is an endangered Hawaiian subspecies of the black-necked stilt (H. mexicanus) species. It is a long-legged, slender shorebird with a long, thin beak. Other common names include the Hawaiian black-necked stilt, the aeʻo (from a Hawaiian name for the bird and word for stilts), the kukuluaeʻo (a Hawaiian name for the bird and word for “one standing high”), or it may be referred to as the Hawaiian subspecies of the black-necked stilt. The Hawaiian stilt is an endangered Hawaiian subspecies of the black-necked stilt species. It is a long-legged, slender shorebird with a long, thin beak. Other common names include the Hawaiian black-necked stilt, the aeʻo, the kukuluaeʻo, or it may be referred to as the Hawaiian subspecies of the black-necked stilt.
Hawaiian stilt (Himantopus mexicanus knudseni)
Current listing status
- States/US Territories in which the Hawaiian stilt, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:
- US Counties in which the Hawaiian stilt, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur:
- USFWS Refuges in which the Hawaiian stilt, Wherever found is known to occur:
Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge, Huleia National Wildlife Refuge, James Campbell National Wildlife Refuge, Kakahaia National Wildlife Refuge, Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge
Pearl Harbor National Wildlife Refuge
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- Additional species information
Federal Register Documents
||78 FR 66377 66379
||Notice of Intent to Prepare a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on a Proposed Incidental Take Permit for the Na Pua Makani Project, Kahuku, Hawaii
||77 FR 2753 2754
||Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Waterbirds, Second Revision
||76 FR 76432 76434
||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Incidental Take Permit Application; Habitat Conservation Plan and Associated Documents; Meteorological Towers, Lanai, HI
||76 FR 52966 52968
||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Incidental Take Permit; Construction and Operation of Kawailoa Wind Energy Generation Facility, Oahu, HI; Draft Habitat Conservation Plan and Draft Environmental Assessment
||76 FR 40927 40929
||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Draft Habitat Conservation Plan and Environmental Assessment for Construction and Operations at Kauai Lagoons Resort and Golf Course on Kauai, HI
||73 FR 39025 39026
||Incidental Take Permit Application for Construction and Operation of Seven Meteorological Towers on Lanai, Hawaii
||73 FR 23264 23266
||Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews for 70 Species in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Pacific Islands
||72 FR 70885 70887
||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants
||71 FR 78452 78454
||Availability of a Proposed Safe Harbor Agreement for Five Species of Birds in Kauai, Maui, HI, and Honolulu Counties, HI
||70 FR 49668 49669
||Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Hawaiian Waterbirds, Second Draft of Second Revision: Notice of document availability for review and comment.
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Hawaiian stilt.