Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Anhingidae
Scientific name Anhinga melanogaster Common name Oriental Darter
Population name South Asia
Breeding range South Asia Non-breeding range
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Asia
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 1987 1991 4,000 4,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 4,000 4,000 [R519]
WPE 3 1987 1991 4,000 4,000 [R519]
WPE 4 1987 1991 4,000 4,000 [R519]
WPE 5 1987 1991 4,000 4,000 [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 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1990 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 5 1990 2005 DEC [R64]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 40
WPE 2 1997 40
WPE 3 2002 40
WPE 4 2006 40
WPE 5 2012 40

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.
  • 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

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