Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Anhingidae
Scientific name Anhinga rufa Common name African Darter
Population name chantrei
Breeding range Iraq, Iran Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes Often included in melanogaster. A. r. chantrei (Oustalet, 1882) – wetlands of lower Tigris–Euphrates (Iraq, Iran); formerly also Turkey.

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 1987 1991 0 50 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 0 50 [R519]
WPE 3 1987 1991 0 50 [R519]
WPE 4 1987 1991 0 50 [R519]
WPE 5 1987 1991 1 50 [R519]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 2 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 3 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 4 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 5 1977 1991 DEC [R519]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 1
WPE 2 1997 1
WPE 3 2002 1
WPE 4 2006 1
WPE 5 2012 1

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.

Notes




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