Tahiti Petrel Pseudobulweria rostrata

Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: (Peale, 1848)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2bde+3bde+4bde; B2ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Near Threatened because, although it breeds on a relatively large number of islands, it still has a moderately small population which is declining owing to predation by introduced mammals, and, locally at least, mining.

Population size: 10000-19999

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 68,500,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Pseudobulweria rostrata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2018.