Matsudaira's Storm-petrel Hydrobates matsudairae

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Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species has been re-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: mature individuals

Population trend: Unknown

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 8 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Hydrobates matsudairae. Downloaded from on 03/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 03/12/2016.