Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Mareca penelope Common name Eurasian Wigeon
Population name South Asia (non-bre)
Breeding range Central Siberia Non-breeding range S Asia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
CAF Action Plan
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 250,000 250,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 250,000 250,000 [R519]
WPE 3 1987 1991 250,000 250,000 [R519]
WPE 4 1987 1991 250,000 250,000 [R519]
WPE 5 1987 1991 250,000 250,000 [R519]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1977 1991 INC [R519]
WPE 2 1977 1991 INC [R519]
WPE 3 1977 1991 INC [R519]
WPE 4 1977 1991 INC [R519]
WPE 5 1977 1991 INC [R519]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 2500
WPE 2 1997 2500
WPE 3 2002 2500
WPE 4 2006 2500
WPE 5 2012 2500

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.

Notes




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