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Isla Salas y Gomez

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This checklist includes all bird species found in Isla Salas y Gomez , based on the best information available at this time. It is based on a wide variety of sources that I collated over many years. I am pleased to offer these checklists as a service to birdwatchers. If you find any error, please do not hesitate to .

The taxonomic order and nomenclature follows Clements, version 2017. If you prefer to view the list based on a different authority, click on one of the list available below. Globally threatened species (status in red) were identified by Birdlife International in Threatened Birds of the World (Birds to Watch 3).

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Country or region: Isla Salas y Gomez [map]
Number of species: 22
Number of globally threatened species: 3
Last modified: 2017-11-12


Kermadec PetrelPterodroma neglecta
Herald PetrelPterodroma heraldica
Murphy's PetrelPterodroma ultimaRare/Accidental Near-threatened
Juan Fernandez PetrelPterodroma externaVulnerable
Cook's PetrelPterodroma cookiiVulnerable
Slender-billed PrionPachyptila belcheri
Sooty ShearwaterArdenna griseaNear-threatened
Christmas ShearwaterPuffinus nativitatis


Wilson's Storm-PetrelOceanites oceanicus
White-bellied Storm-PetrelFregetta grallaria
Black-bellied Storm-PetrelFregetta tropica
Polynesian Storm-PetrelNesofregetta fuliginosaEndangered


Red-tailed TropicbirdPhaethon rubricauda

SULIFORMES: Fregatidae

Great FrigatebirdFregata minor


Masked BoobySula dactylatra
Brown BoobySula leucogaster
Red-footed BoobySula sulaRare/Accidental


Brown NoddyAnous stolidus
Lesser NoddyAnous tenuirostrisRare/Accidental
Gray NoddyAnous albivitta
White TernGygis albaRare/Accidental
Sooty TernOnychoprion fuscatus


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