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Number of species: 44
Number of endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 6
 
Anatidae
Eaton's Pintail Anas eatoni Canard d'Eaton Vulnerable
 
Spheniscidae
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus Manchot royal
Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri Manchot empereur
Gentoo Penguin Pygoscelis papua Manchot papou Near-threatened
Adelie Penguin Pygoscelis adeliae Manchot d'Ad?ie
Chinstrap Penguin Pygoscelis antarcticus Manchot ?jugulaire
Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome Gorfou sauteur
Macaroni Penguin Eudyptes chrysolophus Gorfou dor?/font> Vulnerable
 
Diomedeidae
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans Albatros hurleur
Sooty Albatross Phoebetria fusca Albatros brun Endangered
Light-mantled Albatross Phoebetria palpebrata Albatros fuligineux Near-threatened
Yellow-nosed Albatross Thalassarche chlororhynchos Albatros ?nez jaune
Grey-headed Albatross Thalassarche chrysostoma Albatros ?t?e grise Vulnerable
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophrys Albatros ?sourcils noirs
 
Procellariidae
Antarctic Giant-Petrel Macronectes giganteus P?rel g?nt Near-threatened
Hall's Giant-Petrel Macronectes halli P?rel de Hall Near-threatened
Antarctic Petrel Thalassoica antarctica P?rel antarctique Rare/Accidental
Cape Petrel Daption capense Damier du Cap
Snow Petrel Pagodroma nivea P?rel des neiges Rare/Accidental
Blue Petrel Halobaena caerulea Prion bleu
Antarctic Prion Pachyptila desolata Prion de la D?olation
Slender-billed Prion Pachyptila belcheri Prion de Belcher
Fairy Prion Pachyptila turtur Prion colombe
Fulmar-Prion Pachyptila crassirostris Prion ?bec ?ais
Kerguelen Petrel Aphrodroma brevirostris P?rel de Kerguelen
Great-winged Petrel Pterodroma macroptera P?rel noir
White-headed Petrel Pterodroma lessonii P?rel de Lesson
Soft-plumaged Petrel Pterodroma mollis P?rel soyeux
Grey Petrel Procellaria cinerea Puffin gris Near-threatened
White-chinned Petrel Procellaria aequinoctialis Puffin ?menton blanc
 
Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Oc?nite de Wilson
Grey-backed Storm-Petrel Garrodia nereis Oc?nite n??de
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina Oc?nite fr?ate
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta tropica Oc?nite ?ventre noir
 
Pelecanoididae
South Georgia Diving-Petrel Pelecanoides georgicus Puffinure de G?rgie du Sud
Common Diving-Petrel Pelecanoides urinatrix Puffinure plongeur
 
Phalacrocoracidae
Imperial Shag Phalacrocorax atriceps Cormoran imp?ial
Kerguelen Shag Phalacrocorax verrucosus Cormoran des Kerguelen Endemic
 
Chionidae
Black-faced Sheathbill Chionis minor Petit Chionis
 
Laridae
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus Go?and dominicain
Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata Sterne couronn?
Kerguelen Tern Sterna virgata Sterne de Kerguelen Near-threatened
 
Stercorariidae
Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus Labbe antarctique
 
Coraciidae
Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus glaucurus Rolle violet Rare/Accidental

 

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