Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Threskiornithidae
Scientific name Bostrychia rara Common name Spot-breasted Ibis
Population name W Africa
Breeding range Tropical forest of West Africa Non-breeding range Tropical forest of West Africa
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Split in WPE4 from former W & C African population

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 1 10,000 [S4303] [R192]
WPE 5 0 0 1 10,000 Best guess [S7893] [R192]
CSR 6 2010 2014 37,000 37,000 Census based [S8585]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown No idea
CSR 6 2003 2014 INC Good

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 100
WPE 5 2012 100
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R192 - Dodman, T., 2006. Status, estimates and trends of waterbird populations in Africa. Wetlands International, Dakar.

Notes

  • S4303 - Much rarer than olivacea in Liberia (253).
  • S7893 - Much rarer than olivacea in Liberia (253).
  • S8585 - 36,881 were counted, rounded to 37,000



Copyright Wetlands International 2012

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