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"Moomomi Moanalo"
mixed media
commissioned by and on display at the Bernice P. Bishop Museum in Honolulu
Depicts the artist’s fanciful idea of the appearance of one species of moanalo, a giant flightless duck known only from bones found in 1974 in lithified sand dunes at Mo‘omomi on Moloka‘i. Windblown sand is shown encroaching on a dry forest.