Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Chloephaga melanoptera Common name Andean Goose
Population name Andean South America
Breeding range Central Andes, Central Peru to Central Argentina Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Neotropics
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R555]
WPE 4 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R555]
WPE 1 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R555]
WPE 2 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R555]
WPE 5 0 0 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R555]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1990 2000 STA [R570]
WPE 4 1990 2000 STA [R570]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2000 STA [R570]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 1000
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 1000

References

  • R555 - Rose, P.M. and Scott, D.A. 1994. Waterfowl Population Estimates. IWRB Publication 29. Slimbridge, UK.
  • R570 - Schlatter, R. (In litt.). 2002. Unpublished information on Southern South American waterbirds.

Notes




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