Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Anas eatoni Common name Southern Pintail
Population name eatoni
Breeding range Kerguelen Islands Non-breeding range
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Sometimes treated as conspecific with A acuta.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 50,000 60,000 [R621]
WPE 2 1990 1995 10,000 40,000 [R578]
WPE 3 1999 1999 45,000 60,000 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 45,000 60,000 [S5358] [R64]
WPE 5 2005 2005 45,000 60,000 [S8057] [R64]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1982 1992 DEC [R621]
WPE 2 1986 1996 DEC [R578]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1995 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 5 1995 2005 DEC [R64]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 550
WPE 2 1997 250
WPE 3 2002 530
WPE 4 2006 530
WPE 5 2012 520

References

  • R621 - Thibault, J.C. and Guyst, I. 1993. Livre rouge des oiseaux menac?s des regions Francaises d'outre mer. ICBP Monograph No. 5. CIPO, Saint-Claude, France.
  • R578 - Scott, D.A. and Rose, P.M. 1996. Atlas of Anatidae populations in Africa and western Eurasia. Wetlands International Publication No. 41. Wetlands International, Wageningen, NL. 336 pp.
  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R64 - BirdLife International. 2005. Threatened birds of the world 2005. Species factsheets available at?www.birdlife.org

Notes

  • S5358 - 15,000-20,000 pairs in 1982-85 (65).
  • S8057 - 15,000-20,000 pairs in 1982-85 (BirdLife International. 2005).



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