Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Rallidae
Scientific name Hypotaenidia philippensis Common name Buff-banded Rail
Population name andrewsi
Breeding range North Keeling, Cocos-Keeling Is Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Oceania
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 1999 1999 750 750 [R249]
WPE 4 1999 1999 750 750 [R249]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2005 2005 850 1,000 Census based [S6056] [R1151]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1990 2000 STA [R249]
WPE 4 1990 2000 STA [R249]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2001 2010 STA Poor [R1076]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 8
WPE 4 2006 8
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 9

References

  • R249 - Garnett, S.T. and Crowley, G.M. 2000. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000. Environment Australia, Canberra.
  • R1151 - Reid, J.R.W. and Hill, B.M. 2005. Recent surveys of the Cocos Buff-banded Rail. CRES, The Australian National University, Canberra.
  • R1076 - Garnett, S.T., Szabo, J.K. and Dutson, G. 2010. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Notes

  • S6056 - Estimate based on transect counts on this remote island in 2005.



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