Murphy's Petrel Pterodroma ultima

Family: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters)

Authority: Murphy, 1949

Red List Category

Criteria: A2e+3e+4e

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Justification of Red List category
Rats have been eradicated at the largest breeding population, but the population continues to decline. Therefore, the species is very precautionarily listed as Near Threatened, but if declines continue to be slow then the species would warrant downlisting.

Population size:

Population trend: Decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 69,000,000 km2

Country endemic: No

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Pterodroma ultima. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/11/2019.