White-necked Petrel Pterodroma cervicalis


Carboneras, C.; Jutglar, F.; Kirwan, G.M. 2018. White-necked Petrel (Pterodroma cervicalis). Barcelona Available at: (Accessed: 26/02/2018).

de Lange, P.J. 2015. Recent vegetation succession and flora of Macauley Island, Southern Kermadec Islands. Bulletin of the Auckland Museum 20: 207-230.

Garnett, S.T., Szabo, J.K., Dutson, G. 2010. Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010. Birds Australia, Melbourne.

Gaskin, C.P. 2011. Seabirds of the Kermadec region: their natural history and conservation. Department of Conservation, Wellington: 71pp.

Heather, B.D.; Robertson, H.A. 1997. The Field Guide to the Birds of New Zealand. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Imber, M. J.; Tennyson, A. J. D. 2001. A new petrel species (Procellariidae) from the south-west Pacific. Emu 101: 123-127.

Marchant, S.; Higgins, P. J. 1990. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic birds, 1: ratites to ducks. Oxford University Press, Melbourne.

Spear, L.B., Howell, S.N.G., Ainley, D.G. 1992. Notes on the at-sea identification of some Pacific gadfly petrels (genus: Pterodroma). Colonial Waterbirds 15: 202-218.

Taylor, G. A. 2000. Action plan for seabird conservation in New Zealand. Department of Conservation, Wellington.

Totterman, S. 2009. Vanuatu Petrel (Pterodroma occulta) discovered breeding on Vanua Lava, Banks Islands, Vanuatu. Notornis 56(2): 57-62.

Further resources

Australian Govt - Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000 - Recovery Outline

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Pterodroma cervicalis. Downloaded from on 28/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 28/03/2023.