VU
Spectacled Petrel Procellaria conspicillata



Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: Gould, 1844

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria

Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable because owing to its very small breeding range, it is highly susceptible to stochastic events and human activities. Any evidence of population declines would likely lead to its uplisting.



Population size: 20000

Population trend: Increasing

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 13,700,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Afrotropical
Realm - Neotropical
Realm - Oceanic
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Procellaria conspicillata. 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.