Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Laridae
Scientific name Larus relictus Common name Relict Gull
Population name C Asia (bre)
Breeding range Isolated colonies on lakes C Asia-NC China Non-breeding range E China (Tianjin coast), South Korea
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
CAF Action Plan
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1999 1999 12,000 12,000 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 12,000 12,000 [S2335] [R64]
WPE 1 0 0 12,000 12,000 [R198]
WPE 2 0 0 12,000 12,000 [R198]
WPE 5 2005 2005 12,000 12,000 [S7271] [R64]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1995 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1995 2005 DEC [R64]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 120
WPE 4 2006 120
WPE 1 1994 120
WPE 2 1997 120
WPE 5 2012 120

References

  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R64 - BirdLife International. 2005. Threatened birds of the world 2005. Species factsheets available at?www.birdlife.org
  • R198 - Duff, D.G., Bakewell, D.N. and Williams M.D. 1991. The Relict Gull (Larus relictus) in China and elsewhere. Forktail 6: 43-65.

Notes

  • S2335 - 65 gives estimate of 12,000 individuals (<10,000 mature adults).
  • S7271 - 65 gives estimate of 12,000 individuals (<10,000 mature adults).



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