Population information

Order name Pelicaniformes
Family name Pelecanidae
Scientific name Pelecanus philippensis Common name Spot-billed Pelican
Population name SE Asia
Breeding range Cambodia Non-breeding range Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Thailand; Extinct S China
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 1,500 1,500 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 1,500 1,500 [R519]
WPE 3 2000 2000 3,000 5,000 [R65]
WPE 4 0 0 4,000 5,000 [S4493] [R20]
WPE 5 0 0 4,000 5,000 [S6515] [R20]

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 1990 2000 DEC [R65]
WPE 4 1995 2005 DEC [R67]
WPE 5 1995 2005 DEC [R67]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 15
WPE 2 1997 15
WPE 3 2002 40
WPE 4 2006 45
WPE 5 2012 45

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.
  • R65 - BirdLife International 2001. Threatened Bird of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. Cambridge, UK. BirdLife International
  • R20 - Asian Waterbird Census unpublished data. 2002.
  • R67 - BirdLife International Website 2006

Notes

  • S4493 - 20: 3,747 counted in Cambodia 2005; 66 estimated 3,000-5,000 in SE Asia.
  • S6515 - 20: 3,747 counted in Cambodia 2005; 66 estimated 3,000-5,000 in SE Asia.



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