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Location French Polynesia
Central coordinates 138o 45.00' West  22o 14.00' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 1,193 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2007

Société d'Ornithologie de Polynésie (Manu)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Murphy's Petrel Pterodroma ultima breeding  2007  100 individuals  medium  A1  Near Threatened 
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis min 30 individuals  unknown  A1  Vulnerable 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Fangataufa. Downloaded from on 22/10/2016

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