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Tristan da Cunha Islands
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Number of species: 77
Number of globally threatened species: 10
Number of extinct species: 1
Speckled Teal Anas flavirostris Sarcelle tachet? Rare/Accidental
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus Manchot royal
Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri Manchot empereur
Gentoo Penguin Pygoscelis papua Manchot papou Near-threatened
Chinstrap Penguin Pygoscelis antarcticus Manchot ?jugulaire
Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome Gorfou sauteur
Macaroni Penguin Eudyptes chrysolophus Gorfou dor?/font> Vulnerable
Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora Albatros royal Rare/Accidental
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
Shy Albatross Thalassarche cauta Albatros ?cape blanche
Antarctic Giant-Petrel Macronectes giganteus P?rel g?nt Near-threatened
Hall's Giant-Petrel Macronectes halli P?rel de Hall Near-threatened
Southern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialoides Fulmar argent?/font>
Cape Petrel Daption capense Damier du Cap
Broad-billed Prion Pachyptila vittata Prion de Forster
Antarctic Prion Pachyptila desolata Prion de la D?olation
Slender-billed Prion Pachyptila belcheri Prion de Belcher
Kerguelen Petrel Aphrodroma brevirostris P?rel de Kerguelen
Great-winged Petrel Pterodroma macroptera P?rel noir
Atlantic Petrel Pterodroma incerta P?rel de Schlegel Endangered
Soft-plumaged Petrel Pterodroma mollis P?rel soyeux
Juan Fernandez Petrel Pterodroma externa P?rel de Juan Fernandez Vulnerable
Grey Petrel Procellaria cinerea Puffin gris Near-threatened
White-chinned Petrel Procellaria aequinoctialis Puffin ?menton blanc
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea Puffin cendr?/font> Rare/Accidental
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis Petit Puffin
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Puffin fuligineux Near-threatened
Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis Puffin majeur
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
White-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta grallaria Oc?nite ?ventre blanc
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta tropica Oc?nite ?ventre noir
Leach's Storm Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Oc?nite cul-blanc
Common Diving-Petrel Pelecanoides urinatrix Puffinure plongeur
Striated Heron Butorides striata H?on stri?/font> Rare/Accidental
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis H?on garde-boeufs Rare/Accidental
Cocoi Heron Ardea cocoi H?on cocoi
Great Egret Ardea alba Grande Aigrette Rare/Accidental
Snowy Egret Egretta thula Aigrette neigeuse Rare/Accidental
Inaccessible Island Rail Atlantisia rogersi R?e atlantis Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable
Spotless Crake Porzana tabuensis Marouette fuligineuse
Paint-billed Crake Neocrex erythrops R?e ?bec peint Rare/Accidental
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni Tal?e d'Allen
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Tal?e violac? Rare/Accidental
Tristan Moorhen Gallinula nesiotis Gallinule de Tristan da Cunha
Red-gartered Coot Fulica armillata Foulque ?jarreti?es Rare/Accidental
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Pluvier grand-gravelot Rare/Accidental
Rufous-chested Plover Charadrius modestus Pluvier de d'Urville Rare/Accidental
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda Maub?he des champs Rare/Accidental
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Chevalier solitaire Rare/Accidental
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Chevalier grivel?/font> Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Tournepierre ?collier Rare/Accidental
Sanderling Calidris alba B?asseau sanderling Rare/Accidental
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis B?asseau ?croupion blanc Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos B?asseau ?poitrine cendr? Rare/Accidental
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata B?asseau ?queue pointue Rare/Accidental
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus Go?and dominicain Rare/Accidental
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Mouette de Franklin Rare/Accidental
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Sterne arctique Rare/Accidental
Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata Sterne couronn?
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Noddi brun
Black Noddy Anous minutus Noddi noir
Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus Labbe antarctique
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus Labbe parasite Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Labbe ?longue queue Rare/Accidental
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor Engoulevent d'Am?ique Rare/Accidental
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Hirondelle rustique Rare/Accidental
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus Pouillot fitis
Tristan Thrush Nesocichla eremita Grive de Tristan da Cunha Near-threatened
Nightingale Island Finch Nesospiza acunhae N?ospize de Tristan da Cunha Vulnerable
Wilkins's Finch Nesospiza wilkinsi N?ospize de Wilkins Vulnerable

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