Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Anhingidae
Scientific name Anhinga melanogaster Common name Oriental Darter
Population name SE Asia
Breeding range Myanmar, Indochina, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia, Philippines, E Malaysia 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 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 4 0 0 1 10,000 [S3267] [R125]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 0 0 1 10,000 Best guess [S6327] [R125]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1985 1995 DEC [R123]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1990 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2005 DEC [R64]

Population 1% level

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

References

  • R123 - Chan, S. (pers. comm.). 1996. Unpublished information from Eastern Asia.
  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R125 - Chan, Simba, In litt,. 2005. Unpublished information on Asian waterbirds.
  • R64 - BirdLife International. 2005. Threatened birds of the world 2005. Species factsheets available at?www.birdlife.org

Notes

  • S3267 - 413: at least 4,000 in Cambodia, 2,000-2,500 in Myanmar, up to 1,000 in East Malaysia, 'a few thousand' in Indonesia. Also up to 150 in Vietnam, <10 in Laos, up to 100 in Thailand.
  • S6327 - Li in litt. 2005: at least 4,000 in Cambodia, 2,000-2,500 in Myanmar, up to 1,000 in East Malaysia, 'a few thousand' in Indonesia. Also up to 150 in Vietnam, <10 in Laos, up to 100 in Thailand.



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