Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Phalacrocoracidae
Scientific name Microcarbo africanus Common name Long-tailed Cormorant
Population name pictilis
Breeding range Madagascar Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
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 3 0 0 1 10,000 [R301]
WPE 4 0 0 500 2,500 [R726]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 0 0 500 2,500 [R726]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1991 2001 DEC [R301]
WPE 4 1991 2001 DEC [R301]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1991 2001 DEC [R301]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 100
WPE 4 2006 15
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 10

References

  • R301 - Hawkins, F. In litt. 2002. Unpublished notes on waterbird population estimates of Madagascar.
  • R726 - Young, Glyn, F. Hawkins and R. Safford. In litt. 2005.

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