Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Phalacrocoracidae
Scientific name Phalacrocorax brasilianus Common name Neotropical Cormorant
Population name mexicanus
Breeding range S USA, Lowland E Mexico, Central America, Caribbean Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Neotropics North America
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 -1
WPE 4 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2005 2007 163,000 1,140,000 [S6348] [R1021]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1965 1994 INC [R619]
WPE 4 1965 1994 INC [R619]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 INC [R1172]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 4300

References

  • R619 - Telfair II, R.C. and Morrison, M.L . 1995. Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus). In: The birds of North America, No 137. (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.). The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA and The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington
  • R1021 - Birdlife International. 2008a. Caribbean Waterbird Reports. Downloaded from: http://www.birdlife.org/action/science/species/waterbirds/downloads.html
  • R1172 - Telfair II, R. C. and Morrison, M.L.. 2005. Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus), The Birds of North America Online (A. Poole, Ed.). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; CA SYN

Notes

  • S6348 - BirdLife International 2008a. Estimates for Central America and the Caribbean.



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