Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Anser albifrons Common name Greater White-fronted Goose
Population name frontalis, Japan
Breeding range E Siberia Non-breeding range Japan
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes In WPE4 this pop belonged to a single pop of frontalis, E Asia. The separation is based on Syroechkovskiy 2006.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership added WPE5
EAAF Partnership added WPE5
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 2008 2011 175,000 210,000 Census based [S7796] [R1290]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 2000 2010 INC Good [T5439] [R1290]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 5 2012 1900

References

  • R1290 - Kurechi. In litt. 2012.

Notes

  • S7796 - Based on data of biweekly research of main goose habitat in Japan (Kurechi in litt 2012,
  • T5439 - Based on data of biweekly research of main goose habitat in Japan (Kurechi in litt 2012).



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