Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Somateria mollissima Common name Common Eider
Population name mollissima, Black Sea
Breeding range Black Sea Non-breeding range
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Europe
Notes Population added in WPE3.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EUBD
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 0 0 5,400 5,400 [R715]
WPE 4 0 0 5,400 5,400 [R715]
WPE 5 0 0 5,400 5,400 [R715]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1988 1998 INC [R715]
WPE 4 1988 1998 INC [R715]
WPE 5 1988 1998 INC [R715]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 55
WPE 4 2006 55
WPE 5 2012 55

References

  • R715 - Yaremchenko, O.A. and K.I. Rybachuk. 1999. Concerning the Black Sea population of the Common Eider. (In Russian). Berkut. 8 (2):155-159.

Notes




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