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Bermuda Petrel Pterodroma cahow



Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: (Nichols & Mowbray, 1916)

Red List Category

Criteria: D

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Justification of Red List category
Successful conservation has increased the population of this species, but it remains extremely small and the species consequently qualifies as Endangered. If the population continues to grow, which recent figures suggest it has, the species will warrant downlisting to Vulnerable in due course.



Population size: 142

Population trend: Increasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 17,500,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pterodroma cahow. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2016.