Hawaiian Petrel Pterodroma sandwichensis
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Carlile, N.; Priddel, D.; Zino, F.; Natavidad, C.; Wingate, D. B. 2003. A review of four successful recovery programmes for threatened sub-tropical petrels. Marine Ornithology 31: 185-192.

Cooper, B. A.; Day, R. H. 1998. Summer behaviour and mortality of Dark-rumped Petrels and Newell's Shearwaters at power lines on Kauai. Colonial Waterbirds 21: 11-19.

Cooper, B. A.; Day, R. H. 2003. Movement of the Hawaiian Petrel to inland breeding sites on Maui Island, Hawai'i. Waterbirds 26: 62-71.

Hess, S. C.; Banko, P. C. 2006. Feral cats: too long a threat to Hawaiian wildlife.

Mitchell, C.; Ogura, C.; Meadows, D. W.; Kane, A.; Strommer, L.; Fretz, S.; Leonard, D.; McClung, A. 2005. Hawaii's comprehensive wildlife conservation strategy.

Nunn, G. B.; Flesicher, R.; Anderson, D. J. 2000. Phylogenetic relationships of Pacific Pterodroma petrels.

Penniman, J. F.; Duval II, F. P.; Costales, C. C. 2008. Hawaiian Petrel (Pterodroma sandwichensis) on the island of Lana'i, Hawai'i - a previously unknown breeding colony. Abstracts, 35th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Seabird Group, Blaine, Washington, 27 Feb - 2 Mar 2008, pp. 100. Pacific Seabird Group, Little River, CA, USA.

Sibley, C.G. and Monroe, B.L. 1993. A supplement to 'Distribution and Taxonomy of Birds of the World'. Yale University Press, New Haven, USA.

Simons, T. R. 1985. Biology and behaviour of the endangered Hawaiian Dark-rumped Petrel. Condor 87: 229-245.

Simons, T.R. and Hodges, C.N. 1998. Dark-rumped Petrel (Pterodroma phaeopygia). In: Poole, A.; Gill, F. (ed.), The birds of North America, No. 345, pp. 1-24. The Birds of North America, Inc., Philadelphia.

Spear, L. B.; Ainley, D. G.; Nur, N.; Howell, S. N. G. 1995. Population size and factors affecting at-sea distributions of four endangered Procellariids in the tropical Pacific. Condor 97: 613-638.

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Arkive species - Hawaiian petrel (Pterodroma sandwichensis)

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Pterodroma sandwichensis. Downloaded from on 20/06/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 20/06/2018.