Shy Albatross Thalassarche cauta

Family: Diomedeidae (Albatrosses)

Authority: (Gould, 1841)

Red List Category

Criteria: A3ce

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Justification of Red List category
Although this species has a population size exceeding 10,000 mature individuals, it is suspected to undergo declines exceeding 20% within the next three generations. It is therefore classified as Near Threatened.

Population size: 29800-33400, 31600 mature individuals

Population trend: stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 8,800 km2

Country endemic: yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Thalassarche cauta. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/shy-albatross-thalassarche-cauta on 01/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 01/12/2023.