Big Island Iiwi Bird resting on Lehua
The I'iwi or scarlet honeycreeper is a hummingbird niche of Hawaiian Honeycreeper. It is one of the most bountiful species of this family, many of which are endangered or extinct. The ʻiʻiwi is a highly discernible symbol of Hawaiʻi. The ʻiʻiwi is the third most common native land bird in the Extensive colonies of ʻiʻiwi inhabit the islands of Hawaii, Maui, and Kauai, with smaller colonies on Moloka'i and Oahu.
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