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Fiji Petrel Pseudobulweria macgillivrayi



Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: (Gray, 1860)

Red List Category

Criteria: C2a(i,ii);D

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Justification of Red List category
This species is classified as Critically Endangered because, given the paucity of recent records, it is estimated that there is only a tiny population which is confined to a very small breeding area. Furthermore, it is assumed to be declining because of predation by cats, rats and potentially by feral pigs, which may therefore threaten its long-term survival.



BirdLife Species Guardian: Mareqeti Viti (Nature Fiji)

Population size: 1-49

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 165,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pseudobulweria macgillivrayi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2016.