Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Threskiornithidae
Scientific name Threskiornis aethiopicus Common name African Sacred Ibis
Population name Iraq & Iran
Breeding range SE Iraq Non-breeding range Iraq, Iran
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
CAF Action Plan
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 200 200 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 200 200 [R519]
WPE 3 1987 1991 200 200 [R519]
WPE 4 1987 1991 200 200 [R519]
WPE 5 1987 1991 200 200 Expert opinion [R519]
CSR 4 1987 1991 200 200 Expert opinion [R519]
CSR 5 1987 1991 200 200 Expert opinion [R519]
CSR 6 1987 1991 200 200 Best guess [R519]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 2 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 3 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 4 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 5 1987 1991 DEC Poor [R519]
CSR 4 1987 1991 DEC Poor [R519]
CSR 5 1987 1991 DEC Poor [R519]
CSR 6 1980 2010 INC? Poor [T6502] [R519] [R1403]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 2
WPE 2 1997 2
WPE 3 2002 2
WPE 4 2006 2
WPE 5 2012 2
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R519 - Perennou, C.P., Mundkur, T. and Scott, D.A. 1994. The Asian Waterfowl Census 1987-1991: distribution and status of Asian waterfowl. IWRB Spec. Publ. No. 24; AWB Spec. Publ. No. 86. Slimbridge, UK and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • R1403 - Khaleghizadeh, A., Scott, D. A., Tohidifar, M., Babak, S., Musavi, M. G., Sehhatisabet, M. E., Ashoori, A., Khani, A., Bakhtiari, P., Amini, H., Rooselaar, C., Ayé, R., Ullman, M. Nezami, B. & Eskandari15, F. (2011). Rare birds in Iran in 1980− 2010. PODOCES 6(1). 1-48. URL: http://www.osme.org/tripreports/PODOCES%206_1_%20Rare%20Birds%20in%20Iran%20in%201980-2010.pdf

Notes

  • T6502 - Khaleghizadeh (2011) reports increasing frequency of observations in Iran.



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