Polynesian wattled honeyeater

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Polynesian wattled honeyeater
Wattled Honeyeater (Foulehaio carunculata).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Meliphagidae
Genus: Foulehaio
F. carunculatus
Binomial name
Foulehaio carunculatus
(Gmelin, 1788)

The Polynesian wattled honeyeater or eastern wattled honeyeater (Foulehaio carunculatus) is a species of bird in the honeyeater family Meliphagidae. It was considered conspecific with the Fiji wattled honeyeater and the kikau.

The species is endemic to the islands of the Central Pacific, occurring on American Samoa, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, and Wallis and Futuna Islands. Its natural habitats are tropical moist lowland forests, tropical mangrove forests, and tropical moist montane forest.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Foulehaio carunculatus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.