VU
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 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:

Population trend: Unknown

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 270 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Hydrobates matsudairae. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/12/2016.