Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata


BirdLife International. 2016. Adding Fuel to a Fire. Available at: https://www.birdlife.org/americas/news/adding-fuel-fire. (Accessed: 17/07/2018).

Brown, A. 2015. Radar Surveys for the Endangered Black-capped Petrel on Dominica, West Indies. Unpublished report by Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC). Submitted April 2015: Downloaded from http://www.birdscaribbean.org/our-work/black-capped-petrel-working-group/ July 2016.

Goetz, J.E.; Norris, J. H.; Wheeler, J.A. 2012. Conservation Action Plan for the Black-capped Petrel (Pterodroma hasitata). International Black-capped Petrel Conservation Group. Accessed at http://www.birdscaribbean.org/our-work/black-capped-petrel-working-group/.

International Black-capped Petrel Conservation Group (IBCPCG). 2016. June 2016 updates posted on http://www.birdscaribbean.org/our-work/black-capped-petrel-working-group/. Accessed July 2016.

Jodice, P.G.R.; Ronconi, R.A.; Rupp, E.; Wallace, G.E.; Satgé, Y. 2015. First satellite tracks of the Endangered black-capped petrel. Endangered Species Research 29: 23–33.

Lee, D. S. 2000. Status and conservation priorities for Black-capped Petrel in the West Indies. In: Schreiber, E.A.; Lee, D.S. (ed.), Status and conservation of West Indian seabirds, pp. 11-18. Society for Caribbean Ornithology, Los Angeles.

Simons, T.R.; Lee, D.S.; Haney, J.C. 2013. Diablotin Pterodroma hasitata: a biography of the endangered Black-capped Petrel. Marine Ornithology 41: 3-43.

Whaling, P.; Lee, D.S.; Bonaventura, J.; Rentzepis, M. 1980. The body burden approach of looking at natural mercury accumulations in pelagic seabirds. 1980 Annual Meeting American Ornithologist’s Union.

Wingate, D. B. 1964. Discovery of breeding Black-capped Petrels on Hispaniola. The Auk 81: 147-159.

Further resources

Detailed species account from the Threatened birds of the Americas: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 1992). Please note, taxonomic treatment and IUCN Red List category may have changed since publication.

Recuento detallado de la especie tomado del libro Aves Amenazadas de las Americas, Libro Rojo de BirdLife International (BirdLife International 1992). Nota: la taxonomoía y la categoría de la Lista Roja de la UICN pudo haber cambiado desde esta publicación.

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Pterodroma hasitata. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/03/2023.