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Pink-footed Shearwater Ardenna creatopus



Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: (Coues, 1864)

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a very small breeding range at only three known locations, which renders it susceptible to stochastic events and human impacts. If invasive species, harvesting of chicks, bycatch in fisheries or other factors are found to be causing population declines, then the species would warrant uplisting to Endangered.



Population size:

Population trend: Unknown

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 45,000,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Ardenna creatopus. 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.