Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Laridae
Scientific name Sterna dougallii Common name Roseate Tern
Population name bangsi, SE Asia
Breeding range Coasts Ryukyu Is, China, Taiwan, S to Indonesia, E to Solomon Is, New Caledonia Non-breeding range Pacific Ocean S to Australia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia Oceania
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
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 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 4 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2004 2007 44,000 44,000 Census based [S7345] [R1135] [R1137]

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 1998 2007 DEC Reasonable [T4526] [R1135]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 440

References

  • R1135 - O?Neill, P. In litt. 4 April 2012.
  • R1137 - O?Neill, P., Minton, C.D.T., Nisbet, I.C.T and Hine, J.E. 2008. Annual recapture and survival rates of two non-breeding adult populations of Roseate Terns Sterna dougallii captured on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, and estimates of their population sizes. Waterbirds 31: 338-345.

Notes

  • S7345 - First and preliminary estimate is based on mark-recapture statistics and modelling for non-breeding birds on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, with New Caledonian breeding birds added.
  • T4526 - Declining on Asian breeding grounds.



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