List of extinct animals of the Hawaiian Islands

This is an incomplete list of extinct animals of the Hawaiian Islands.

MammalsEdit

BirdsEdit

Pre-European extinctions (before 1778)

Post-European extinctions (1778)

Common name\scientific name Extinction date Range Image
ʻĀmaui
Myadestes woahensis
the 1850s
Oahu --
Bishop's ʻōʻō
Moho bishopi
1904 or after 1981
Molokai and Maui  
Black mamo
Drepanis funerea
1907
Molokai and Maui  
Greater ʻamakihi
Viridonia sagittirostris
1901
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Greater koa finch
Rhodacanthis palmeri
1896
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Hawaiʻi ʻakialoa
Hemignathus obscurus
1940
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Hawai'i mamo
Drepanis pacifica
July 1898
the Hawaiian Islands  
Hawaiʻi ʻōʻō
Moho nobilis
1934
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Hawaiian rail
Porzana sandwichensis
1883
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Kāmaʻo
Myadestes myadestinus
1989
Kauaʻi  
Kauaʻi ʻakialoa
Hemignathus ellisianus stejnegeri
1965
Kauaʻi  
Kauaʻi ʻōʻō
Moho braccatus
1987
Kauaʻi  
Kioea
Chaetoptila angustipluma
1859
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Lanaʻi 'akialoa
Hemignathus ellisianus lanaiensis
the 1890s
Lanaʻi  
Kona grosbeak
Chloridops kona
1894
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Lānaʻi hookbill
Dysmorodrepanis munroi
1918
Lānaʻi  
Laysan rail
Porzana palmeri
1944
Laysan  
Laysan honeycreeper
Himatione fraithii[1]
1923
Laysan  
Laysan millerbird
Acrocephalus familiaris familiaris
the 1910s
Laysan  
Lesser koa finch
Rhodacanthis flaviceps
1891
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Maui ʻakepa
Loxops coccineus ochraceus
1988
M'aui  
Molokaʻi creeper
Paroreomyza flammea
1963
Molokaʻi  
Oʻahu ʻōʻō
Moho apicalis
1837
O‘ahu  
Oahu 'akialoa
Hemignathus ellisianus ellisanus
the 1860s-1940
O‘ahu  
Oʻahu ʻakepa
Loxops coccineus wolstenholmei
the 1900s
Oʻahu  
Oʻahu nukupuʻu
Hemignathus lucidus lucidus
1837
O‘ahu  
Ula-'ai-hawane
Ciridops anna
1892
Hawaii/the Big Island  
Poʻouli
Melamprosops phaeosoma
November 26, 2004
Maui  

Possibly extinct birds

Common name/scientific name Extinction date Range Image
Nukupu‘u
Hemignathus lucidus
1998
Kauaʻi, Maui and Oʻahu  
Oʻahu ʻalauahio
Paroreomyza maculata
1985
O‘ahu  
Olomaʻo
Myadestes lanaiensis
1980
Maui, Lānaʻi, Molokaʻi  
ʻŌʻū
Psittirostra psittacea
1987
the Hawaiian Islands  

InsectsEdit

Common name/scientific name Extinction date Range Image
Blackburn's weevil
Pentarthrum blackburni[2]
unknown
Hawaii --
Black-veined agrotis noctuid moth
Agrotis melanoneura
unknown
Hawaii --
Campsicnemus mirabilis[3] unknown
Hawaii  
Clavicoccus erinaceus[4] unknown
Oʻahu --
Confused moth
Helicoverpa confusa[5]
unknown
Hawaii --
Drosophila lanaiensis[6] unknown
Lanaʻi --
Dryophthorus distinguendus[7] unknown
Lanaʻi --
Hilo noctuid moth
Hypena newelli [8]
unknown
Hawaii --
Genophantis leahi[9] unknown
Maui, Oahu, Molokai and Hawaii --
Kaholuamano noctuid moth
Hypena senicula[10]
unknown
Kauai --
Kerr's noctuid moth
Agrotis kerri[11]
unknown
the French Frigate Shoals --
Kauai agrotis noctuid moth
Agrotis tephrias
unknown
Kauai --
Kona agrotis noctuid moth
Agrotis panoplias
unknown
Hawaii  
Kona giant looper moth
Scotorythra megalophylla[12]
unknown
Hawaii  
Koʻolau giant looper moth
Scotorythra nesiotes[13]
unknown
Oahu --
Laysan dropseed noctuid moth
Hypena laysanensis[14]
unknown
Laysan --
Laysan noctuid moth
Agrotis laysanensis[15]
unknown
Laysan  
Laysan weevil
Oodemas laysanensis[16]
unknown
Hawaii --
Light-loving noctuid moth
Agrotis photophila[17]
1900
Oahu --
Lovegrass noctuid moth
Hypena plagiota[18]
unknown
Kauai, Oahu and Maui --
Macrancylus linearis[19] unknown
Hawaii --
Maui agrotis noctuid moth
Agrotis cremata
unknown
Maui --
Maui upland damselfly
Megalagrion jugorum[20]
unknown
Maui --
Microreas agrotis noctuid moth
Agrotis microreas
unknown
Hawaii  
Midway noctuid moth
Agrotis fasciata[21]
unknown
Midway  
Minute noctuid moth
Helicoverpa minuta[22]
unknown
Hawaii --
Oedemasylus laysanensis[23] unknown
Laysan --
ʻOlaʻa peppered looper moth
Tritocleis microphylla[24]
unknown
Hawaii --
Phyllococcus oahuensis[25] unknown
Oʻahu --
Poko noctuid moth
Agrotis crinigera[26]
1927
Maui, Hawaii and Oahu --
Procellaris grotis noctuid moth
Agrotis procellaris[27]
unknown
Laysan --
Rhyncogonus bryani[28] unknown
Hawaii --

MollusksEdit

Name Last seen Range[29]
Achatinella abbreviata 1963 Oʻahu
Achatinella apexfulva 1985 Oʻahu
Achatinella bellula 1981 Oʻahu
Achatinella buddii the 20th century Oʻahu
Achatinella byronii 1975 Oʻahu
Achatinella caesia the 20th century Oʻahu
Achatinella casta unknown Oʻahu
Achatinella cestus 1966 Oʻahu
Achatinella concavospira 1988 Oʻahu
Achatinella curta 1989 Oʻahu
Achatinella decipiens 1990 Oʻahu
Achatinella decora the 20th century Oʻahu
Achatinella dimorpha 1967 Oʻahu
Achatinella elegans 1952 Oʻahu
Achatinella fulgens 1989 Oʻahu
Achatinella fuscobasis 1991 Oʻahu
Achatinella juddii 1958 Oʻahu
Achatinella juncea unknown Oʻahu
Achatinella lehuiensis 1922 Oʻahu
Achatinella leucorrhaphe 1989 Oʻahu
Achatinella livida 1981 Oʻahu
Achatinella lorata 1979 Oʻahu
Achatinella papyracea pre-1945 Oʻahu
Achatinella phaeozona 1974 Oʻahu
Achatinella pulcherrima 1975 Oʻahu
Achatinella pupukanioe 1980 Oʻahu
Achatinella spaldingi 1938 Oʻahu
Achatinella stewartii 1961 Oʻahu
Achatinella swiftii 1976 Oʻahu
Achatinella taeniolata 1966 Oʻahu
Achatinella thaanumi the 20th century Oʻahu
Achatinella turgida 1974 Oʻahu
Achatinella valida 1951 Oʻahu
Achatinella vulpina 1965 Oʻahu
Amastra albolabris unknown Hawaii
Amastra cornea unknown Hawaii
Amastra crassilabrum unknown Hawaii
Amastra elongata unknown Hawaii
Amastra forbesi unknown Hawaii
Amastra pellucida unknown Hawaii
Amastra porcus unknown Hawaii
Amastra reticulata unknown Hawaii
Amastra subrostrata unknown Hawaii
Amastra subsoror unknown Hawaii
Amastra tenuispira unknown Hawaii
Amastra umbilicata unknown Hawaii
Auriculella expansa unknown Hawaii
Auriculella uniplicata unknown Hawaii
Carelia anceophila unknown Hawaii
Carelia bicolor unknown Hawaii
Carelia cochlea unknown Hawaii
Carelia cumingiana unknown Hawaii
Carelia dolei unknown Hawaii
Carelia evelynae unknown Hawaii
Carelia glossema unknown Hawaii
Carelia hyattiana unknown Hawaii
Carelia kalalauensis unknown Hawaii
Carelia knudseni unknown Hawaii
Carelia lirata unknown Hawaii
Carelia lymani unknown Hawaii
Carelia mirabilis unknown Hawaii
Carelia necra unknown Hawaii
Carelia olivacea unknown Hawaii
Carelia paradoxa the 20th century Hawaii
Carelia periscelis unknown Hawaii
Carelia pilsbryi unknown Hawaii
Carelia sinclairi unknown Hawaii
Carelia tenebrosa unknown Hawaii
Carelia turricula unknown Hawaii
Lyropupa perlonga unknown Hawaii
Newcombia philippiana unknown Hawaii
Partulina crassa unknown Hawaii

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  12. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Scotorythra megalophylla". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T20074A9144387. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T20074A9144387.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  13. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Scotorythra nesiotes". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T20075A9144489. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T20075A9144489.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  14. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Hypena laysanensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T10637A3206838. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T10637A3206838.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  15. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Agrotis laysanensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T707A13069257. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T707A13069257.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
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  17. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Agrotis photophila". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T708A13069359. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T708A13069359.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  18. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Hypena plagiota". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T10639A3206940. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T10639A3206940.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  19. ^ Lyal, C. (2014). "Macrancylus linearis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2014: e.T12582A21424354. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T12582A21424354.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  20. ^ Polhemus, D.A. (2020). "Megalagrion jugorum". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2020: e.T12953A510761. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-1.RLTS.T12953A510761.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  21. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Agrotis fasciata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T705A13069054. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T705A13069054.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  22. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Helicoverpa minuta". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T9809A13018521. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T9809A13018521.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
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  24. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Tritocleis microphylla". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T22209A9365407. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T22209A9365407.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  25. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Phyllococcus oahuensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T17120A6799402. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T17120A6799402.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  26. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Agrotis crinigera". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T704A13068952. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T704A13068952.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  27. ^ World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1996). "Agrotis procellaris". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1996: e.T709A13069460. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T709A13069460.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  28. ^ Lyal, C. (2014). "Rhyncogonus bryani". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2014: e.T19724A21424429. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T19724A21424429.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  29. ^ Hawaii's Extinct Species -- Snails