Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Pelecanidae
Scientific name Pelecanus crispus Common name Dalmatian Pelican
Population name South-west Asia & South Asia (win)
Breeding range SW, Central Asia Non-breeding range SW, S Asia
Red List Category Vulnerable
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 0 0 10,000 13,000 [R158]
WPE 2 0 0 10,000 13,000 [R158]
WPE 4 0 0 6,000 9,000 [S4481] [R160]
WPE 3 0 0 9,800 12,400 [R160]
WPE 5 2000 2000 6,000 9,000 [R160]
CSR 4 2000 2000 6,000 9,000 Expert opinion [R160]
CSR 5 2000 2000 6,000 9,000 Expert opinion [R160]
CSR 6 2000 2000 6,000 9,000 Best guess [R160]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1982 1982 STA [R158]
WPE 2 1982 1982 STA [R158]
WPE 4 1985 2005 DEC [R668]
WPE 3 1990 2000 STA [R160]
WPE 5 1996 2006 DEC Poor [T5799] [R888]
CSR 4 1995 2005 DEC Poor
CSR 5 1996 2006 DEC Poor [T2867] [R888]
CSR 6 1996 2006 DEC? Poor [T6624] [R888]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 120
WPE 2 1997 120
WPE 4 2006 75
WPE 3 2002 110
WPE 5 2012 75
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1

References

  • R158 - Crivelli, A.J. (pers. comm.). 1993. Regarding the status and conservation of the Dalmatian Pelican (Pelecanus crispus).
  • R160 - Crivelli, A.J. Catsadorakis, G. Hatzilacou, D., Hulea, D., Malakou, M., Marinov, M., Michev, T., Nazirides, T., Peja, N., Sarigul, G. and Siki, M. 2000. Status and population development of Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus and Dalmatian Pelican P. crispus breeding in the palearctic. Pp 38-46 In: Yesou, P. and Sultana, J. (eds.) Proceedings of the 5th Medmarvis Symposium, Gozo, Malta. Environment Protection Department, Malta
  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R888 - Wetlands International, 2012. Results of trend analysis undertaken for CSR5 2012, presented in Annex 4. http://www.unep-aewa.org/meetings/en/mop/mop5_docs/pdf/mop5_14_csr5.pdf
  • R1554 - Catsadorakis, G. and D. Portolou (compilers) (2017) Status Report for the Dalmatian Pelican (Pelecanus crispus). Report of Action A6 under the framework of Project LIFE EuroSAP (LIFE14 PRE/UK/002). Hellenic Ornithological Society and Society for the Protection of Prespa (unpublished report). URL: http://www.trackingactionplans.org/SAPTT/downloadDocuments/openDocument?idDocument=30

Notes

  • S4481 - 162 estimates summed from appropriate countries give 3,265-4,125 breeding pairs (9,795-12,375 individuals). 676 2004: 2,000-3,000 pairs (6,000-9,000 individuals).
  • T5799 - Wetlands International 2012. Trend 1991-2006: 0.0% p.a. ? Uncertain.
  • T2867 - 898. Trend 1991-2006: 0.0% p.a. – Uncertain.
  • T6624 - Wetlands International 2012. Trend 1991-2006: 0.0% p.a. ? Uncertain.



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