Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Laridae
Scientific name Anous tenuirostris Common name Lesser Noddy
Population name melanops
Breeding range Houtman Abrolhos Is, Western Australia Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Oceania
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 0 0 90,000 90,000 [R178]
WPE 3 1999 1999 150,000 150,000 [R249]
WPE 4 1999 1999 150,000 150,000 [R249]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2009 2009 150,000 150,000 Census based [S7456] [R1076]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1985 1995 STA [R178]
WPE 3 1986 1993 STA [R249]
WPE 4 1986 1993 STA [R249]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2001 2010 DEC Reasonable [T5166] [R1076]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 1997 900
WPE 3 2002 1500
WPE 4 2006 1500
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 1500

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.
  • R249 - Garnett, S.T. and Crowley, G.M. 2000. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000. Environment Australia, Canberra.
  • R1076 - Garnett, S.T., Szabo, J.K. and Dutson, G. 2010. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Notes

  • S7456 - Estimate and trend based on long-term monitoring of breeding colonies.
  • T5166 - Estimate and trend based on long-term monitoring of breeding colonies.



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