Star Keys Motuhope

Country/territory: New Zealand

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i (2014)
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Area: 15 ha

Forest and Bird

Key biodiversity

IBA Trigger species: Chatham Island Shag, Pitt Island Shag, Chatham Snipe.

Besides the trigger species the following species are confirmed or likely to be breeding: Little Penguin, Black-winged petrel, Sooty Shearwater, Subantarctic Little Shearwater, Broad-billed Prion, Fairy Prion, White-faced Storm Petrel, Grey-backed Petrel, Common Diving Petrel, Brown Skua, Southern Black-backed Gull, Red-billed Gull, White-fronted Tern, Chatham island Pipit, Chatham Island Warbler, Redpoll, Starling.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Star Keys Motuhope. Downloaded from on 02/04/2023.