Population information

Order name Podicipediformes
Family name Podicipedidae
Scientific name Podiceps auritus Common name Horned Grebe
Population name auritus, E Asia (non-bre)
Breeding range E Asia Non-breeding range Coastal E Asia
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Asia
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 1987 1991 25,000 100,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 25,000 100,000 [R519]
WPE 3 1987 1991 25,000 100,000 [R519]
WPE 4 0 0 10,000 25,000 [S3162] [R460]
WPE 5 0 0 10,000 25,000 Best guess [S7570] [R460]

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 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 1000
WPE 4 2006 250
WPE 5 2012 250

References

  • R519 - Perennou, C.P., Mundkur, T. and Scott, D.A. 1994. The Asian Waterfowl Census 1987-1991: distribution and status of Asian waterfowl. IWRB Spec. Publ. No. 24; AWB Spec. Publ. No. 86. Slimbridge, UK and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • R460 - Moores, Nial in litt. 2005.

Notes

  • S3162 - 466: Former estimate of 'C' probably much too high unless there are large numbers in coastal China or Russia. Max counts of only 5 or 10 at peak in Korea/Japan.
  • S7570 - Moores, N. in J. Kear (ed.) 2005: Former estimate of 'C' probably much too high unless there are large numbers in coastal China or Russia. Max counts of only 5 or 10 at peak in Korea/Japan.



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