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Long-billed Murrelet Brachyramphus perdix



Family: Alcidae (Auks)

Authority: 

Red List Category

Criteria: A2c+3c+4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Near Threatened because it is likely to be undergoing a moderately rapid population reduction owing to logging of the old-growth forests where it nests. Future oil exploration could exacerbate these declines.



Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 3,120,000 km2

Country endemic: No

Attributes
Realm - Palearctic
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Land-mass type - shelf island
Land-mass type - continent
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Brachyramphus perdix. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/07/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/07/2017.