A list of birds and mammals either observed or likely to be observed at Nuʻalolo Kai.



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Family Hawaiian English Scientific Status photos
Diomedeidae - Albatrosses mōlī Laysan albatross Phoebastria immutabilis Migratory photo
Diomedeidae - Albatrosses ka‘upu Black-footed albatross Phoebastria nigripes Migratory photo
Procellariidae - Petrels & Shearwaters ‘ua‘u Hawaiian petrel Pterodroma sandwichensis Endangered, Endemic, Migratory photo
Procellariidae - Petrels & Shearwaters ‘ua‘u kani Wedge-tailed shearwater Puffinus pacificus Migratory photo
Procellariidae - Petrels & Shearwaters ‘a‘o Newell's (Townsend's) shearwater Puffinus auricularis newelli Threatened, Endemic, Migratory photo
Hydrobatidae - Storm Petrels ʻakeʻake Band-rumped Storm Petrel Oceanodroma castro  Endangered, Indigenous, Migratory   -  
Phaethontidae - Tropicbirds koa‘e kea White-tailed tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Migratory   -  
Phaethontidae - Tropicbirds koa‘e ʻula Red-tailed tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Migratory   -  
Sulidae - Boobies ‘ā Masked booby Sula dactylatra Migratory   -  
Sulidae - Boobies ‘ā Brown booby Sula leucogaster Migratory   -  
Sulidae - Boobies ‘ā Red-footed booby Sula sula Migratory   -  
Fregatidae - Frigatebirds ‘iwa Great frigatebird Fregata minor Migratory   -  
Ardeidae - Herons Cattle egret Bubulcus ibis Introduced   -  
Ardeidae - Herons ‘auku‘u Black-crowned night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax Indigenous photo
Anatidae - Geese & Ducks nēnē Hawaiian goose Branta sandvicensis Endangered, Endemic   -  
Anatidae - Geese & Ducks koloa maoli Hawaiian duck Anas wyvilliana Endangered, Endemic   -  
Phasianidae - Pheasants & Chukars moa Red junglefowl x Feral chicken Gallus gallus Introduced   -  
Phasianidae - Pheasants & Chukars Erkel's francolin Francolinus erckelii Introduced   -  
Charadriidae - Plovers kōlea Pacific golden-plover Pluvialis fulva Migratory photo
Scolopacidae - Sandpipers & Waders ‘ūlili Wandering tattler Tringa incanus Migratory   -  
Scolopacidae - Sandpipers & Waders ‘akekeke Ruddy turnstone Arenaria interpres Migratory   -  
Scolopacidae - Sandpipers & Waders hunakai Sanderling Calidris alba Migratory   -  
Laridae - Gulls & Terns ‘ewa‘ewa Sooty tern Sterna fuscata Migratory   -  
Laridae - Gulls & Terns noio kōhā Brown noddy Anous stolidus Indigenous   -  
Laridae - Gulls & Terns noio Black (Hawaiian) noddy Anous minutus melanogenys Endemic   -  
Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves Rock dove Columba livia Introduced   -  
Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves Spotted dove Streptopelia chinensis Introduced   -  
Columbidae - Pigeons & Doves Zebra dove Geopelia striata Introduced   -  
Tytonidae - Barn Owls Barn Owl Tyto alba Introduced   -  
Strigidae - Typical Owls pueo Hawaiian short-eared owl Asio flammeus sandwichensis Endemic   -  
Sylviidae - Bush-warblers Japanese bush-warbler Cettia diphone Introduced   -  
Turdidae - Thrushes White-rumped shama Copsychus malabaricus Introduced   -  
Timaliidae - Babblers Hwamei (Melodious laughingthrush) Garrulax canorus Introduced   -  
Zosteropidae - White-eyes Japanese white-eye Zosterops japonicus Introduced   -  
Sturnidae - Starlings & Mynas Common myna Acridotheres tristis Introduced   -  
Emberizidae - Sparrows Red-crested cardinal Paroaria coronata Introduced   -  
Cardinalidae - Cardinals Northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Introduced   -  
Fringillidae - Finches House finch Carpodacus mexicanus Introduced   -  
Estrildidae - Waxbills & Mannikins Scaly-breasted (Nutmeg) munia Lonchura punctulata Introduced   -  
Estrildidae - Waxbills & Mannikins Chestnut munia Lonchura atricapilla Introduced   -  
Estrildidae - Waxbills & Mannikins Java sparrow Lonchura oryzivora Introduced   -  


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Family Hawaiian English Scientific Status photos
Muridae - Mice, rats, voles ‘iole li‘iliʻi House mouse Mus musculus Introduced   -  
Muridae - Mice, rats, voles ‘iole Polynesian rat Rattus exulans Polynesian-introduced   -  
Muridae - Mice, rats, voles ‘iole-po‘o-wai Norway rat Rattus norvegicus Introduced   -  
Muridae - Mice, rats, voles ‘iole-nui Black rat Rattus rattus Introduced   -  
Vespertillionidae - Vesper bats ‘ōpe‘ape‘a Hawaiian hoary bat Lasiurus cinereus semotus Endangered, Endemic   -  
Felidae - Cats pōpoki Feral cat Felis catus Introduced   -  
Phocidae - Earless seals ‘īlio-holo-i-kauaua Hawaiian monk seal Monachus schauinslandi Endangered, Endemic   -  
Bovidae - Cattle, goats, sheep Feral goat Capra hircus Introduced   -  
Cervidae - Caribou, deer, moose Columbian black-tailed deer Odocoileus hemionus columbianus Introduced   -  
Balaenopteridae - Rorqual whales koholā Humpback whale Megaptera novaeangliae Endangered, Migratory   -  
Delphinidae - Dolphins naiʻa Spinner dolphin Stenella longirostris longirostris Indigenous   -  
Delphinidae - Dolphins naiʻa Pacific bottlenose Tursiops truncatus gillii Indigenous   -  




Updated: 2019-10-19T23:16:34-1000 (HST)