Monteiro's Storm-petrel Hydrobates monteiroi

Family: Hydrobatidae (Northern Storm-petrels)

Authority: (Bolton, A.L. Smith, E. Gomez-Diaz, V.L. Friesen, R. Medeiros, J. Bried, J.L. Roscales & R.W. Furness, 2008)

Red List Category

Criteria: D1+2

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Justification of Red List category
This species is listed as Vulnerable as it has a very small population which is restricted to breeding on few small islets. It is therefore highly susceptible to stochastic events, and remains at risk of mammalian introductions and avian and reptile predators.

Population size: 250-999

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 739,000 km2

Country endemic: Yes

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Hydrobates monteiroi. Downloaded from on 22/04/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 22/04/2021.