Tristram's Storm-petrel Hydrobates tristrami


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Chiba, H.;Kawakami, K.; Suzuki, H.; Horikoshi, K. 2007. The distribution of seabirds in the Bonin Islands, southern Japan. J. Yamashina Inst. Ornithol. 39: 1-17.

del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A. and Fishpool, L.D.C. 2014. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Volume 1: Non-passerines. Lynx Edicions BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.

Enticott, J.; Tipling, D. 1997. Photographic handbook of the seabirds of the world. New Holland, London.

Fefer, S.I.; Harrison, C.S.; Naughton, M.B.; Shallenberger, R.J. 1984. Synopsis of results of recent seabird research in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. In: Grigg, R.W.; Tanove, K.Y. (ed.), Second Symposium on Resource Investigations in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Honululu, HI.

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Kawakami, K. 2008. Threats to indigenous biota from introduced species on the Bonin Islands, southern Japan. Journal of Disaster Research 13: 174-186.

Marks, J. S.; Leasure, S. M. 1992. Breeding biology of Tristram's Storm-petrel on Laysan Island. Wilson Bulletin 104: 719-731.

McClelland, G. T. W.; Jones, I. L. 2008. The effects of invasive ants on the nesting success of Tristram's Storm-petrel, Oceanodroma tristrami, on Laysan Island, Hawaiian Islands National Wildlife Refuge. Pacific Conservation Biology 14(1-2): 13-19.

McClelland, G. T. W.; Jones, I. L.; Lavers, J. L.; Sato, F. 2008. Breeding biology of Tristram's Storm-petrel Oceanodroma tristrami at French Frigate Shoals and Laysan Island, Northwest Hawaiian Islands. Marine Ornithology 36(2): 175-181.

Rauzon, M. J.; Harrison, C. S.; Conant, S. 1985. The status of the Sooty Storm-petrel in Hawaii. Wilson Bulletin 97: 390-392.

Warham, J. 1990. The petrels: their ecology and breeding systems. Academic Press, London.

Yabe, T.; Hashimoto, T.; Masaaki, T.; Akiguchi, M.; Aoki, M.; Kawakami, K. 2009. Seabirds in the stomach contents of black rats Rattus rattus on Higashijima, the Ogasawara (Bonin) Islands. Marine Ornithology 37: 293-295.

Further resources

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Hydrobates tristrami. Downloaded from on 27/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 27/05/2022.