Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Dendrocygna arborea Common name West Indian Whistling-duck
Population name Caribbean
Breeding range Caribbean Islands Non-breeding range
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Neotropics
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 1 0 0 1 25,000 [R115]
WPE 2 0 0 1 10,000 [R115]
WPE 3 1999 1999 10,000 10,001 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 10,000 10,001 [R64]
WPE 5 2005 2007 10,000 20,000 [R1019]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1980 1990 DEC [R115]
WPE 2 1980 1990 DEC [R115]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1995 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 5 2005 2007 INC [R1019]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 100
WPE 4 2006 100
WPE 5 2012 140

References

  • R115 - Callaghan, D.A. and Green, A.J. 1993. Wildfowl at risk, 1993. Wildfowl 44: 149-169.
  • 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
  • R1019 - BirdLife International. 2012c. Species factsheet: Dendrocygna arborea. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/05/2012.

Notes




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