Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Rallidae
Scientific name Dryolimnas cuvieri Common name White-throated Rail
Population name cuvieri?, Mauritius
Breeding range Mauritius Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Extinct population listed from WPE4 onwards.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1986 1986 0 0 [R149]
WPE 5 1986 1986 0 0 [R149]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 0 1600 EXT [R149]
WPE 5 0 1600 EXT [R149]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 5 0 -1


  • R149 - Cowles, G.S. 1987. The Fossil Record. In: Diamond, A.W. (ed.). Studies of Mascarene Island Birds, pages 90-100. Cambridge University Press, Cambrdige.


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