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Discontinued Size - year Size Size estimate quality Size references Trend - year Trend Trend quality Trend references 1% threshold 1% yearset Notes
Charadriiformes
Charadriidae
Charadrius leschenaultii (Greater Sandplover)
columbinus, Turkey & SW Asia/E. Mediterranean & Red Sea 2000 - 2014 3,000 - 5,000 Best guess [R1549] [R1569] 2003 - 2012 Unknown No idea 40 2018 [S8930]
scythicus, Caspian & SW Asia/Arabia & NE Africa 1990 - 2015 35,000 - 50,000 Best guess [R1571] [R1572] [R1548] [R1422] 2006 - 2015 INC? Poor [R1548] 420 2018 [P879] [S8931] [T7009]
Charadrius asiaticus (Caspian Plover)
SE Europe & West Asia/E & Central Southern Africa 1995 - 2005 40,000 - 55,000 Expert opinion [R860] 2003 - 2012 STA/DEC? Poor [R611] [R1549] [R1575] 470 2018 [T7010]
Vanellus vanellus (Northern Lapwing)
Europe, W Asia/Europe, N Africa & SW Asia 1990 - 2012 5,500,000 - 9,500,000 Best guess [R1549] [R1371] 2005 - 2015 DEC Reasonable [R1549] [R1548] 72300 2018 [P2432] [S8935] [T6988]
Vanellus spinosus (Spur-winged Lapwing)
Black Sea & Mediterranean (bre) 1988 - 2012 25,000 - 100,000 Best guess [R1549] [R860] 2000 - 2012 INC Poor [R1549] 1000 2018 [S8936] [T7185]
Vanellus albiceps (White-headed Lapwing)
West & Central Africa 2001 - 2001 30,000 - 70,000 Expert opinion [R868] [R190] 2002 - 2012 Unknown No idea 560 2018 [S8689]
Vanellus lugubris (Senegal Lapwing)
Central & Eastern Africa 2000 - 2000 20,000 - 50,000 Expert opinion [R509] 2003 - 2012 Unknown No idea 320 2018
Southern West Africa 2000 - 2000 5,000 - 20,000 Best guess [R509] 2003 - 2012 Unknown No idea 100 2018
Vanellus melanopterus (Black-winged Lapwing)
minor, Southern Africa 2001 - 2001 2,000 - 10,000 Best guess [R1371] 1987 - 2017 STA? Reasonable [R1602] 45 2018 [P944] [T7186]
Vanellus coronatus (Crowned Lapwing)
coronatus, Eastern & Southern Africa 2001 - 2001 400,000 - 900,000 Expert opinion [R190] 1987 - 2017 DEC? Reasonable [R1602] 6000 2018 [T7187]
coronatus, Central Africa 2001 - 2001 1 - 25,000 Best guess [R190] 2003 - 2012 Unknown No idea 250 2018
coronatus, South-west Africa 2007 - 2007 30,000 - 50,000 Best guess [R857] 1987 - 2017 STA? Reasonable [R1602] 390 2018 [P948] [S8748] [T7188]
Vanellus senegallus (Wattled Lapwing)
senegallus, West Africa 2001 - 2001 50,000 - 100,000 Expert opinion [R1371] [R868] 2003 - 2012 Unknown No idea 710 2018 [S8695]
lateralis, Eastern & South-east Africa 2001 - 2001 25,000 - 100,000 Best guess [R190] 1987 - 2017 DEC? Reasonable [R1602] 1000 2018 [T7189]
Vanellus superciliosus (Brown-chested Lapwing)
West & Central Africa 2001 - 2001 1 - 25,000 Best guess [R190] 2003 - 2012 Unknown No idea 250 2018
Vanellus gregarius (Sociable Lapwing)
Central Asia/S, SW Asia, NE Africa 2006 - 2006 16,000 - 17,000 Census based [R1559] [R861] 1985 - 2007 STA? No idea [R1559] 160 2017 [P2462] [T7190]
Vanellus leucurus (White-tailed Lapwing)
C & SW Asia/NE Africa, SW & S Asia 2016 - 2016 25,000 - 100,000 Best guess 0 - 0 Unknown No idea [R519] 1000 2017 [P2463]
Scolopacidae
Numenius phaeopus (Whimbrel)
phaeopus, Northern Europe/West Africa 1995 - 2013 273,000 - 450,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2003 - 2014 STA/INC Poor [R1549] [R1552] 3500 2018 [P506] [S9019] [T7113]
phaeopus, West Siberia/Southern & Eastern Africa 1990 - 2000 100,000 - 1,000,000 Best guess [R860] [R1452] 1992 - 2009 STA? Poor [R1548] 10000 2018 [S8308] [T7114]
islandicus, Iceland, Faroes & Scotland/West Africa 2000 - 2014 600,000 - 750,000 Expert opinion [R1549] [R624] 2000 - 2012 Unknown No idea [R1549] [R1552] 6700 2018 [P509] [S9020] [T7192]
alboaxilliaris, South-west Asia/Eastern Africa 1997 - 2017 1 - 100 Best guess [R1573] 2006 - 2015 Unknown No idea [R465] [R1618] 1 2018 [T7227]
rogachevae, C Siberia (bre) 0 - 0 -1 - -1 No estimate 0 - 0 Unknown No idea -1 -1 [P2458]
Numenius tenuirostris (Slender-billed Curlew)
Central Siberia/Mediterranean & SW Asia 2014 - 2014 0 - 50 Best guess [R1476] 2000 - 2014 DEC/EXT Poor [R1475] 1 2018 [S8692] [T6684]
Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)
arquata, Europe/Europe, North & West Africa 1990 - 2012 637,000 - 876,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2000 - 2014 DEC? Reasonable [R1549] [R1551] [R1552] 7600 2018 [S9092] [T7116]
orientalis, Western Siberia/SW Asia, E & S Africa 1987 - 1991 25,000 - 100,000 Best guess [R519] [R1447] 1989 - 2015 INC? Poor [R1548] [R860] 1000 2018 [S8312] [T7117]
suschkini, South-east Europe & South-west Asia (bre) 2009 - 2014 1 - 1,500 Best guess [R1453] 2003 - 2012 Unknown No idea [R860] 1 2018 [P536] [T7194]
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)
lapponica, Northern Europe/Western Europe 2012 - 2015 150,000 - 150,000 Census based [R1548] [R1549] 2006 - 2015 INC Good [R1548] [R1549] 1500 2018 [S9018] [T7110]
taymyrensis, Central Siberia/South & SW Asia & Eastern Africa 1970 - 2013 100,000 - 150,000 Expert opinion [R860] 1989 - 2006 INC? Poor [R1548] [R1571] 1200 2018 [S8306] [T7112]
taymyrensis, Western Siberia/West & South-west Africa 2010 - 2014 500,000 - 500,000 Census based [R1552] 1979 - 2015 DEC? Reasonable [R1552] [R1548] 5000 2018 [S9048] [T7111]
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)
limosa, Western Europe/NW & West Africa 2015 - 2015 63,000 - 99,000 Census based [R1549] [R1606] 2000 - 2012 DEC Reasonable [R1549] 790 2018 [S9015] [T7106]
limosa, Eastern Europe/Central & Eastern Africa 1990 - 2013 76,000 - 120,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 1998 - 2012 DEC Reasonable [R1549] 960 2018 [S9016] [T7107]
limosa, West-central Asia/SW Asia & Eastern Africa 1987 - 1991 25,000 - 100,000 Best guess [R519] [R1548] 1992 - 2015 DEC Reasonable [R1548] 1000 2018 [S9139] [T7108]
islandica, Iceland/Western Europe 2003 - 2012 98,000 - 134,000 Census based [R1548] [R624] [R1549] [R911] 2006 - 2015 INC Reasonable [R1548] [R1549] 1100 2018 [S9017] [T7109]
Arenaria interpres (Ruddy Turnstone)
interpres, NE Canada & Greenland/W Europe & NW Africa 1990 - 2000 100,000 - 200,000 Expert opinion [R860] 2006 - 2015 INC Reasonable [R1548] 1400 2018
interpres, Northern Europe/West Africa 1996 - 2013 48,000 - 111,000 Expert opinion [R1549] [R1552] 1993 - 2015 DEC? Reasonable [R1549] [R1548] [R1552] 730 2018 [S9034] [T7135]
interpres, West & Central Siberia/SW Asia, E & S Africa 1990 - 2012 100,000 - 100,000 Best guess [R1451] [R1453] 1977 - 2015 DEC? Reasonable [R1548] 10000 2018 [S8334] [T7136]
Calidris tenuirostris (Great Knot)
Eastern Siberia/SW Asia & W Southern Asia 2000 - 2012 1,500 - 2,000 Expert opinion [R1455] [R1422] 1989 - 2015 DEC? Poor [R1548] 15 2018 [S8335] [T7195]
Calidris canutus (Red Knot)
islandica, NE Canada & Greenland/Western Europe 2000 - 2012 500,000 - 565,000 Expert opinion [R1549] [R1548] 2006 - 2015 STA/FLU Reasonable [R1548] [R1552] 5300 2018 [S9156] [T7137]
canutus, Northern Siberia/West & Southern Africa 2010 - 2014 250,000 - 250,000 Census based [R1552] 1980 - 2014 DEC/STA Poor [R1552] [R1548] 2500 2018 [S9035] [T7138]
Calidris pugnax (Ruff)
Northern Europe & Western Siberia/West Africa 2000 - 2012 1,000,000 - 5,000,000 Best guess [R1549] 2000 - 2012 DEC? Reasonable [R1549] [R1507] 22000 2018 [S9044] [T7153]
Northern Siberia/SW Asia, E & S Africa 1986 - 1998 1,000,000 - 1,000,001 Best guess [R860] 2006 - 2015 UNC Poor [R1548] [R1507] 20000 2018 [S8356] [T7154]
Calidris falcinellus (Broad-billed Sandpiper)
falcinellus, Northern Europe/SW Asia & Africa 1995 - 2013 89,000 - 132,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2000 - 2012 Unknown Poor [R1549] 1100 2018 [S9142] [T7196]
Calidris ferruginea (Curlew Sandpiper)
Central Siberia/SW Asia, E & S Africa 2003 - 2012 400,000 - 400,000 Expert opinion [R1371] 2003 - 2012 DEC? Poor [R1381] [R1571] 4000 2018 [T7197]
Western Siberia/West Africa 2010 - 2014 350,000 - 450,000 Expert opinion [R1552] 2003 - 2014 DEC Reasonable [R1552] 4000 2018 [T7145]
Calidris temminckii (Temminck's Stint)
Fennoscandia/North & West Africa 2000 - 2013 24,000 - 50,000 Expert opinion [R1549] 2001 - 2012 STA Poor [R1549] [R1548] 350 2018 [S9093] [T7143]
NE Europe & W Siberia/SW Asia & Eastern Africa 1990 - 2014 1,000,000 - 2,000,000 Best guess [R1453] 1997 - 2010 STA? Poor [R1549] 14000 2018 [S8343]
Calidris alba (Sanderling)
alba, South-west Asia, Eastern & Southern Africa (win) 1990 - 2000 150,000 - 150,000 Expert opinion [R860] 2006 - 2015 DEC? Poor [R1548] 1500 2018 [T7140]
alba, East Atlantic Europe, West & Southern Africa (win) 2010 - 2012 200,000 - 200,000 Census based [R1552] [R1549] 2006 - 2015 STA Reasonable [R1548] 2000 2018 [S9036] [T7139]
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)
alpina, NE Europe & NW Siberia/W Europe & NW Africa 2000 - 2012 1,330,000 - 1,330,000 Census based [R1549] 2003 - 2015 STA/DEC? Reasonable [R1552] [R1548] 13300 2018 [S9040] [T7148]
centralis, Central Siberia/SW Asia & NE Africa 1990 - 2013 500,000 - 500,000 Expert opinion [R860] 2066 - 2015 INC? Poor [R1548] 5000 2018



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