Apapane - Himatione sanguinea

Length 5.1 in (13.0 cm)
Weight M: 0.6 oz (16 g), F: 0.5 oz (14.4 g)
Clutch Size 1-4
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

Apapane ('Apapane) is a Hawaiian honeycreeper that is endemic to Hawaii. Their bright crimson feathers were once used for Hawaiian capes, helmets, feather leis of Hawaiian nobility. Diet includes nectar from flowers and insects.

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