Population information

Order name Ciconiiformes
Family name Ciconiidae
Scientific name Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis Common name Saddlebill
Population name Africa
Breeding range Sub-Saharan Africa Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
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Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
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Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 2001 2001 1 25,000 [R190]
WPE 4 2001 2001 1 25,000 [R190]
WPE 5 2001 2001 1,000 25,000 Best guess [R1241]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1980 1990 STA [R517]
WPE 2 1980 1990 STA [R517]
WPE 3 1980 1990 STA [R517]
WPE 4 1985 1995 DEC [R27]
WPE 5 1985 1995 DEC [R27]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 250
WPE 4 2006 250
WPE 5 2012 50

References

  • R517 - Perennou, C. 1991. Les recensements internationaux d'oiseaux d'eau en Afrique Tropicale. IWRB Spec. Publ. No. 15. Slimbridge, UK. 140 pp.
  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R27 - Baker, N.E. 1996. Tanzania Waterfowl Count, January 1995: The first coordinated count of the major wetlands of Tanzania. Wildlife Conservation Society of Tanzania. Dar es Salaam.
  • R1241 - BirdLife International. 2012d. Species factsheet: Ephippiorhynchus?senegalensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/06/2012.

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