Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Glareolidae
Scientific name Glareola nuchalis Common name Rock Pratincole
Population name nuchalis, Eastern & Central Africa
Breeding range Chad E to Ethiopia, S to Mozambique & N Namibia Non-breeding range Resident in E Africa; birds in south of range move N.
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 2001 2001 25,000 100,000 [R190]
WPE 4 2001 2001 25,000 100,000 [R190]
WPE 5 2001 2001 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R190]
CSR 4 2001 2001 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R190]
CSR 5 2001 2001 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R190]
CSR 6 2001 2001 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R190]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown
CSR 4 0 0 Unknown
CSR 5 0 0 Unknown
CSR 6 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 1000
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 5 2012 1000
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1

References

  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R1559 - BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2017.
  • R860 - Delany, S., Scott, D., Dodman, T. and Stroud, D. 2009. An Atlas of Wader Populations in Africa and Western Eurasia. Wetlands International, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

Notes

  • T7021 - BirdLife International (2017) and Delany et al. (2009) assume that decline has taken place due to habitat loss.



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Citation: Wetlands International (). "Waterbird Population Estimates" . Retrieved from wpe.wetlands.org on