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Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata



Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: (Forster, 1844)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2e+3e+4e; B2ab(iv); D2

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Justification of Red List category
This poorly known seabird breeds on only a few moderately small islands; on a number of these there are introduced predators and the population is therefore thought to be declining. It is consequently classified as Near Threatened.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 175,000,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pterodroma inexpectata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/12/2016.