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Tepoto South

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This checklist includes all bird species found in Tepoto South , 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 2019. 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 Birdlife Data Zone (species).

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Country or region: Tepoto South [map]

Other names: Tepoto Sud

Number of species: 41
Number of globally threatened species: 7
Number of introduced species: 2
Last modified: 2018-12-28
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GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae

Red JunglefowlGallus gallusIntroduced species

 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae

Rock PigeonColumba liviaIntroduced species
Atoll Fruit-DovePtilinopus coralensisEndemic (country/region) Near-threatened

 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae

Long-tailed KoelUrodynamis taitensis

 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae

Spotless CrakeZapornia tabuensis

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae

Bristle-thighed CurlewNumenius tahitiensisVulnerable
Ruddy TurnstoneArenaria interpres
Tuamotu SandpiperProsobonia parvirostrisEndemic (country/region) Endangered
Wandering TattlerTringa incana

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae

Brown NoddyAnous stolidus
Black NoddyAnous minutus
Blue-gray NoddyAnous ceruleus
White TernGygis alba
Sooty TernOnychoprion fuscatus
Gray-backed TernOnychoprion lunatus
Great Crested TernThalasseus bergii

 
PHAETHONTIFORMES: Phaethontidae

White-tailed TropicbirdPhaethon lepturus
Red-tailed TropicbirdPhaethon rubricauda

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Oceanitidae

White-faced Storm-PetrelPelagodroma marina
White-bellied Storm-PetrelFregetta grallaria
Polynesian Storm-PetrelNesofregetta fuliginosaEndangered

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae

Herald PetrelPterodroma heraldica
Murphy's PetrelPterodroma ultimaNear-threatened
Henderson PetrelPterodroma atrataEndangered
White-necked PetrelPterodroma cervicalis
Black-winged PetrelPterodroma nigripennis
Cook's PetrelPterodroma cookiiVulnerable
Gould's PetrelPterodroma leucopteraVulnerable
Phoenix PetrelPterodroma albaEndangered
Tahiti PetrelPseudobulweria rostrataNear-threatened
Wedge-tailed ShearwaterArdenna pacifica
Sooty ShearwaterArdenna griseaNear-threatened
Short-tailed ShearwaterArdenna tenuirostris
Christmas ShearwaterPuffinus nativitatis

 
SULIFORMES: Fregatidae

Lesser FrigatebirdFregata ariel
Great FrigatebirdFregata minor

 
SULIFORMES: Sulidae

Masked BoobySula dactylatra
Brown BoobySula leucogaster
Red-footed BoobySula sula

 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae

Pacific Reef-HeronEgretta sacra

 
PASSERIFORMES: Acrocephalidae

Tuamotu Reed WarblerAcrocephalus atyphusEndemic (country/region)

 

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