Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Scopidae
Scientific name Scopus umbretta Common name Hamerkop
Population name umbretta
Breeding range Tropical & sub-tropical Africa to SW Arabia Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa Asia
Notes Assigned to bannermanni by Peters (1931). (WPE4)

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 -1 -1
WPE 3 0 0 100,000 1,000,000 [R232]
WPE 4 0 0 100,000 1,000,000 [R232]
WPE 5 0 0 100,000 1,000,000 Best guess [R232]

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 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 10000
WPE 4 2006 10000
WPE 5 2012 10000

References

  • R232 - Fishpool, L.D.C. and Evans, M.I.,(Eds). 2001. Important Bird Areas in Africa and associated islands: Priority sites for conservation. Newbury and Cambridge, UK: Pisces Publications and BirdLife International (BirdLife Conservation Series No. 11).

Notes




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