Matsudaira's Storm-petrel Hydrobates matsudairae

Family: Hydrobatidae (Northern Storm-petrels)

Authority: (Kuroda, 1922)

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category

This species has been assessed as Vulnerable on the basis that it occupies a tiny range when breeding, probably on just two islands, and is thus susceptible to stochastic events and the impacts of human activities.

Population size:

Population trend: Unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 270 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Realm - Afrotropical
Realm - Indomalayan
Realm - Oceanic
Realm - Palearctic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Hydrobates matsudairae. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.