Population information

Order name Phoecopteriformes
Family name Phoenicopteridae
Scientific name Phoenicopterus roseus Common name Greater Flamingo
Population name Mascarenes
Breeding range R?union, Mauritius Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Extinct population added in 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 4 0 0 0 0 [S4135] [R479]
WPE 5 0 0 0 0 [S7839] [R479]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 0 1758 EXT [R479]
WPE 5 0 1758 EXT [R479]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 5 0 -1

References

  • R479 - Mourer-Chauvir?, C., Bour, R., Ribes, S. and Moutou, F. 1999. The Avifauna of R?union Island (Mascarene Islands) at the Time of the Arrival of the First Europeans. In: Olson, Storrs L. (ed.). Avian Paleontology at the Close of the 20th Century: Proceedings

Notes

  • S4135 - 485: 3,000-4,000 on RĂ©union in 1704, but gone by 1730; disappeared from Mauritius around 1758.
  • S7839 - 485: 3,000-4,000 on R?union in 1704, but gone by 1730; disappeared from Mauritius around 1758.



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