Population information

Order name Phoecopteriformes
Family name Phoenicopteridae
Scientific name Phoenicoparrus jamesi Common name Puna Flamingo
Population name South American Andes
Breeding range Central high Andes of Peru, Chile, Bolivia & Argentina Non-breeding range
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Neotropics
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 1 0 0 50,000 50,000 [R359]
WPE 2 0 0 50,000 50,000 [R359]
WPE 4 2006 2006 100,000 100,000 [S4175] [R668]
WPE 3 0 0 64,000 64,000 [R673]
WPE 5 2010 2010 106,000 107,000 Census based [R1082]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1960 1973 STA [R359]
WPE 2 1985 1995 DEC [R571]
WPE 4 1985 2005 STA [R668]
WPE 3 1990 2000 INC [R68]
WPE 5 2005 2010 STA Reasonable [R668]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 500
WPE 2 1997 500
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 3 2002 640
WPE 5 2012 1100

References

  • R359 - Kear, J. and Duplaix-Hall, N. (eds.). 1975. Flamingos. T. and A.D. Poyser Berkhamsted.
  • R571 - Schlatter, R. (pers. comm.). 1996. Unpublished information on Southern South American waterbirds.
  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R673 - Valqui, M., Caziani, S. M., Rocha, O. and Rodriguez, E.. (2000) Abundance and distribution of the South American altiplano flamingos. Waterbirds 23 Special Publication 1: 110-113.
  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R1082 - Grupo para la Conservaci?n Flamencos Altoandinos (GCFA) and Flamingo Specialist Group. 2010. Fourth simultaneous flamingo census in South America: preliminary results. Bulletin of the Flamingo Specialist Group 18: 61-67.

Notes

  • S4175 - 281: Estimate based on co-ordinated census in January 2005.



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