Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Phalacrocoracidae
Scientific name Phalacrocorax gaimardi Common name Red-legged Cormorant
Population name Atlantic Argentina
Breeding range Coastal SE Argentina Non-breeding range
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Neotropics
Notes These populations were treated as a single larger population WPE1. (WPE2) / Sometimes assigned to cirriger. (WPE3/4)

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 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 2,200 2,200 [R248]
WPE 3 0 0 2,200 2,200 [R248]
WPE 4 0 0 2,200 2,200 [R248]
WPE 5 1998 2003 1,800 2,200 Census based [R1073]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2000 STA Good [R1073]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 1997 22
WPE 3 2002 22
WPE 4 2006 22
WPE 5 2012 20

References

  • R248 - Gandini, P. and Frere, E. 1995. Distribucion, abundancia y ciclo reproductivo del cormoran gris, Phalacrocorax gaimardi, en la costa patagonica, Argentina. Hornero 14: 57-60.
  • R1073 - Frere, E., Quintana, F. and Gandini, P. 2005. Cormoranes de la costa patag?nica: estado poblacional, ecolog?a y conservaci?n. El Hornero 20(1): 35-52.

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