U.S. Geological Survey - Microbiology
Plant and animal images related to USGS microbiology research.
Plants and Animals
'Akeke'e (Kaua'i 'Akepa)
Research Summary: Changes in Prevalence of Avian Malaria on the Alaka`i Plateau, Kaua`i: an Early Signal for Global Warming? (Carter T. Atkinson)
Description: `Akeke`e (Kaua`i `Akepa) is currently found only on the `Alaka`i Plateau and is threatened by the potential spread of avian malaria from lowland habitats on the island.