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Loxioides bailleui
(Fringillidae)

palila

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Species description or overview

Loxioides bailleui species information from DLNR/DOFAW
Information about the native Hawaiian bird Loxioides bailleui--including species description, distribution, and population status--is provided by DLNR/DOFAW (State of Hawaii).

USFWS species report on Loxioides bailleui
The is available online. A general description of the organism and information about its distribution in the U.S. (including territories and national wildlife refuges) is presented by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, along with links to other documentation regarding federal (endangered/threatened) status, recovery information, and additional resources.

Palila overview View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Loxioides bailleui species status, biology, distribution, threats, and conservation actions are described by the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources (Hawaii's Comprehensive Wildlife Conservation Strategy, 2005).


Taxonomy & nomenclature

Loxioides bailleui information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Loxioides bailleui, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.


Federal endangered/threatened status

USFWS species report on Loxioides bailleui
The is available online. A general description of the organism and information about its distribution in the U.S. (including territories and national wildlife refuges) is presented by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, along with links to other documentation regarding federal (endangered/threatened) status, recovery information, and additional resources.

Loxioides bailleui species profile from USFWS
A species profile for Loxioides bailleui is provided by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, including links to information regarding the federal endangered/threatened status of this species.


Recovery & restoration

Down to the wire for palila
The palila could be extinct within five years, according to scientists quoted in this article which reviews the political and environmental impediments to the palila's survival (9/24/2008).


Distribution

Loxioides bailleui species information from DLNR/DOFAW
Information about the native Hawaiian bird Loxioides bailleui--including species description, distribution, and population status--is provided by DLNR/DOFAW (State of Hawaii).


Books

Turning the tide: The eradication of invasive species (proceedings of the International Conference on Eradication of Island Invasives)
Veitch, C.R. and M.N. Clout (eds.) . 2002. Turning the tide: The eradication of invasive species (proceedings of the International Conference on Eradication of Island Invasives). IUCN SSC Invasive Species Specialist Group. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK. vii + 414pp. ISBN: 2-8317-0682-3.


In the news

Down to the wire for palila
The palila could be extinct within five years, according to scientists quoted in this article which reviews the political and environmental impediments to the palila's survival (9/24/2008).

Cat's ill, cats kill (Raising Islands Blog, 21 August 2007)
Bloggist Jan TenBruggencate discusses the impacts of feral cats on native bird populations.


Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.

Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy
South Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP). Sherley, Greg (ed.) . 2000. Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy. Apia, Samoa: South Pacific Regional Environment Programme. ISBN: 982-04-0214-X.

Turning the tide: The eradication of invasive species (proceedings of the International Conference on Eradication of Island Invasives)
Veitch, C.R. and M.N. Clout (eds.) . 2002. Turning the tide: The eradication of invasive species (proceedings of the International Conference on Eradication of Island Invasives). IUCN SSC Invasive Species Specialist Group. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK. vii + 414pp. ISBN: 2-8317-0682-3.


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