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Scientific Name:
Hemignathus munroi
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Honeycreeper, Hemignathus wilsoni
Group:
Birds
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-US FWS: March 11, 1967
CR-IUCN: 2008
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Hawaii

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