Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Anser fabalis Common name Bean Goose
Population name middendorffi, Sayan/E China
Breeding range Sayan/Altai, Mongolia Non-breeding range China: Dongting Lake
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes In WPE4 this pop belonged to a single pop of middendorfii

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership added WPE5

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 2010 2010 2,000 5,000 Expert opinion [S7766] [R1300]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 0 0 DEC

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 5 2012 30


  • R1300 - Heinicke, T. In litt. 2012.


  • S7766 - For population division see Syroechkovsky 2006

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