Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Oxyura ferruginea Common name Andean Duck
Population name ferruginea, S American Andes
Breeding range Andes from S Colombia S to Argentina, Chile Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Neotropics
Notes Previously considered a subspecies of Oxyura jamaicensis.

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 25,000 100,000 [R214]
WPE 2 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R214]
WPE 3 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R214]
WPE 4 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R214]
WPE 5 0 0 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R214]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1972 1992 STA [R214]
WPE 2 1972 1992 STA [R214]
WPE 3 1985 1995 DEC [R348]
WPE 4 1985 1995 DEC [R348]
WPE 5 1985 1995 DEC [R348]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 1000
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 5 2012 1000

References

  • R214 - Ellis-Joseph, S., Hewston, N. and Green, A. (compilers). 1992. Global Waterfowl Conservation Assessment and Management Plan: First Review Draft. Report by the IUCN Captive Breeding Specialist Group and The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust. 1992. 77 pp.
  • R348 - Johnsgard Paul A. and Montserrat Carbonell. 1996. Ruddy Ducks and Other Stifftails: Their Behavior and Biology. University of Oklahoma Press. 291pp.

Notes




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