Moho nobilis


Species Authority
Merrem, 1786
Acrulocercus nobilis Merrem, 1786
Common Name
Hawaii 'O'o, Hawaii o-o
Hawaii (=Big Island), Hawaiian Islands, USA
Last Record
1898 (collected); 1934 (sighted)
IUCN status
TSE forum thread
Taxonomic Notes
[url=https://nlbif.eti.uva.nl/naturalis/detail.php?lang=uk&id=26]RMNH 110.044[/url]
[url=https://nlbif.eti.uva.nl/naturalis/detail.php?lang=uk&id=26]RMNH 110.045[/url] [ex RMNH 2142]
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
Bangs, Outram. (1910). [url=https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3334491#page/88/mode/1up]Unrecorded specimens of two rare Hawaiian birds[/url]. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 23: 67-70.
BirdLife International. (2012). Moho nobilis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 23 May 2013.
Day, David. (1981). The Doomsday Book of Animals: A Natural History of Vanished Species. New York, N.Y.: The Viking Press.
Ehrlich, Paul R., Dobkin, David S. and Wheye, Darryl. (1992). Birds in Jeopardy: The Imperiled and Extinct Birds of the United States and Canada, Including Hawaii and Puerto Rico. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press. 259 pp.
Elphick, Chris S., Roberts, David L. and Reed, J. Michael. (2010). [url=https://ase.tufts.edu/biology/labs/reed/documents/pub2010ElphickBC.pdf]Estimated dates of recent extinctions for North American and Hawaiian birds[/url]. Biological Conservation 143: 617-624.
Fleischer, Robert C., James, Helen F. and Olson, Storrs L. (2008). [url=https://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/7788]Convergent Evolution of Hawaiian and Australo-Pacific Honeyeaters from Distant Songbird Ancestors[/url]. Current Biology 18(24): 1927-1931.
Fuller, Errol. (1988). Extinct Birds. New York: Facts on File Publications. 256 pp.
Giffin, Jon G. (2003). [url=https://dlnr.hawaii.gov/dofaw/files/2014/02/PWW_biol_assessment.pdf]Pu’u Wa’awa’a Biological Assessment. Pu’u Wa’awa’a, North Kona, Hawaii[/url]. Report, State of Hawaii, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife.
Jouanin, Christian. (1962). [url=https://documents.irevues.inist.fr/bitstream/handle/2042/59237/LATERREETLAVIE_1962_3_257.pdf?sequence=1]Inventaire des oiseaux éteints ou en voie d’extinction conservés au Muséum de Paris[/url]. Terre et Vie 109: 275-301.
Munro, G. C. (1944). Birds of Hawai'i. Tongg Publishing Company, Honolulu.
Roberts, D. L. and Jarić, I. (2016). [url=https://peerj.com/articles/2426/]Inferring extinction in North American and Hawaiian birds in the presence of sighting uncertainty[/url]. PeerJ 4: e2426.
Steinheimer, Frank D. (2002). [url=https://alt.zfmk.de/BZB/B51_H2_3/B51H2329.PDF]Darwin, Rüppell, Landbeck & Co. - Important Historical Collections at The Natural History Museum, Tring[/url]. Bonner zoologische Beiträge 51(2-3): 175-188.
Sykes, P. W., Jr., A. K. Kepler, C. B. Kepler, and J. M. Scott. 2000. Kaua'i O'o (MOHO BRACCATUS), O'ahu O'o (MOHO APICALIS), Bishop's O'o (MOHO BISHOPI), Hawai'i O'o (MOHO NOBILIS), and Kioea (CHAETOPTILA ANGUSTIPLUMA). No. 535 IN A. Poole and F. Gill, editors, The birds of North America. The Birds of North America, Inc., Philadelphia, PA. 32pp.