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Pitt Shag Phalacrocorax featherstoni



Family: Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants)

Authority: Buller, 1873

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bde+3bde+4bde; C1+2a(ii)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Endangered because it has a very small population which has declined rapidly, which is predicted to continue given current threats.



Population size: 868

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 13,400 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Phalacrocorax featherstoni. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/06/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/06/2018.