Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Rallidae
Scientific name Amaurornis phoenicurus Common name White-breasted Waterhen
Population name phoenicurus
Breeding range South Asia, Indochina to E China, Taiwan, Ryukyu, Malaysia, Philippines, Greater Sundas Non-breeding range South Asia, Indochina to E China, Taiwan, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Greater Sundas, E Arabia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes Sometimes ascribed to chinensis.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
CAF Action Plan
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 1996 1996 100,000 1,000,000 [R123]
WPE 3 2001 2001 100,000 1,000,001 [R124]
WPE 4 2001 2001 100,000 1,000,001 [R124]
WPE 5 2001 2001 100,000 1,000,001 Best guess [R124]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 20000

References

  • R123 - Chan, S. (pers. comm.). 1996. Unpublished information from Eastern Asia.
  • R124 - Chan, Simba, In litt,. 2002. Unpublished information on Asian waterbirds.

Notes




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