Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Laridae
Scientific name Sterna vittata Common name Antarctic Tern
Population name macquariensis
Breeding range Macquarie Is Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Oceania
Notes Population added in WPE3. Sometimes included in bethunei.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 0 0 120 120 [R178]
WPE 4 0 0 120 120 [R178]
WPE 5 2009 2009 150 150 Census based [S7379] [R1076]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2000 2009 STA Good [R1076]

Population 1% level

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

References

  • R178 - del Hoyo, J., Elliot, A. and Sargatal, J. (eds). 1996. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 3: Hoatzin to Auks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
  • R1076 - Garnett, S.T., Szabo, J.K. and Dutson, G. 2010. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Notes

  • S7379 - Estimate derived from number of mature individuals obtained from census work.



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