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Location of the Pitcairn Islands.

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Description: Pitcairn and Henderson Islands (including Oeno, Sandy, & Ducie)
Number of species: 43
Number of endemics: 5
Number of breeding endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 11
 
Diomedeidae
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans Albatros Viajero  
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophrys Albatros Ojeroso  
Buller's Albatross Thalassarche bulleri Albatros de Buller  
 
Procellariidae
Antarctic Giant-Petrel Macronectes giganteus Abanto-marino Ant?tico Vulnerable
Cape Petrel Daption capense Petrel Damero  
Great-winged Petrel Pterodroma macroptera Petrel Aligrande  
White-headed Petrel Pterodroma lessonii Petrel Cabeciblanco  
Murphy's Petrel Pterodroma ultima Petrel de Murphy Near-threatened
Kermadec Petrel Pterodroma neglecta Petrel de las Kermadec  
Herald Petrel Pterodroma arminjoniana Petrel de la Trinidade  
Henderson Petrel Pterodroma atrata   Breeding endemic Endangered
Phoenix Petrel Pterodroma alba Petrel de las Phoenix Endangered
White-chinned Petrel Procellaria aequinoctialis Pardela Gorgiblanca  
Christmas Shearwater Puffinus nativitatis Pardela de la Christmas  
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus Pardela del Pac?ico  
 
Hydrobatidae
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina Pa?o Pechialbo  
 
Ardeidae
Pacific Reef-Egret Egretta sacra Garceta de Arrecife  
 
Phaethontidae
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rabijunco Colirrojo  
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rabijunco Menor  
 
Fregatidae
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Rabihorcado Grande  
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel Rabihorcado Chico  
 
Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Alcatraz Enmascarado  
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Piquero Patirrojo  
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero Pardo  
 
Rallidae
Spotless Crake Porzana tabuensis Polluela de Tongatapu  
Henderson Crake Porzana atra Polluela de la Henderson Endemic Vulnerable
 
Charadriidae
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva Chorlito Dorado Siberiano  
 
Scolopacidae
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis Zarapito del Pac?ico Vulnerable
Wandering Tattler Heteroscelus incanus Playero de Alaska  

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Sanderling Calidris alba Correlimos Trid?tilo  
 
Laridae
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Gaviota Guanaguanare  
Grey-backed Tern Sterna lunata Charr? Lunado  
Sooty Tern Sterna fuscata Charr? Sombr?  
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Ti?sa Boba  
Black Noddy Anous minutus Ti?sa Menuda  
Blue Noddy Procelsterna cerulea Ti?sa Azulada  
Grey Noddy Procelsterna albivitta Ti?sa Gris  
White-Tern Gygis alba Charr? Blanco  
 
Columbidae
Henderson Island Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus insularis Tilopo de la Henderson Endemic Vulnerable
 
Psittacidae
Stephen's Lorikeet Vini stepheni Lori de Stephen Endemic Vulnerable
 
Cuculidae
Long-tailed Koel Urodynamis taitensis Koel Colilargo  
 
Sylviidae
Henderson Island Reed Warbler Acrocephalus taiti   Endemic Vulnerable
Pitcairn Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus vaughani Carricero de Pitcairn Endemic Vulnerable

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