Spectacled Petrel Procellaria conspicillata

Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: Gould, 1844

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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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 mature individuals

Population trend: increasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 13,700,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Procellaria conspicillata. Downloaded from on 05/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 05/12/2023.