Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Anthropoides virgo Common name Demoiselle Crane
Population name Black Sea (Ukraine)/North-east Africa
Breeding range Black Sea, SW Russia Non-breeding range Sub-Saharan Africa L Chad - Ethiopia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa Europe
Notes In previous WPE editions placed in the genus Grus. Split from Kalmykia/North-east Africa population in WPE2.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
EUBD
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1996 1996 450 510 [R283]
WPE 2 1995 1995 500 500 [R443]
WPE 4 1990 2000 600 750 [S88] [R63]
WPE 5 1990 2001 600 700 Expert opinion [R1269]
CSR 4 1990 2000 600 750 Expert opinion [R63]
CSR 5 1990 2000 600 750 Expert opinion [R63]
CSR 6 2000 2000 600 700 Expert opinion [R1269]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1970 1990 DEC [R283]
WPE 2 1985 1995 DEC [R443]
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2011 DEC Reasonable [R1269]
CSR 4 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]
CSR 5 0 0 Unknown No idea [R887]
CSR 6 2000 2012 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 5
WPE 2 1997 5
WPE 4 2006 7
WPE 5 2012 6
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R283 - Hagemeijer, W.J.M. and Blair, M.J. (eds). (1997). The EBCC Atlas of European Breeding Birds: Their Distribution and Abundance. T. and A.D. Poyser, London.
  • R443 - Meine, C.D. and Archibald, G.W. (eds.). 1996. The Cranes: status survey and conservation Action Plan. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK. 294 pp.
  • R63 - BirdLife International (2004)b. Birds in Europe, population estimates, trends and conservation status. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International. (BirdLife Conservation Series No. 12).
  • R1269 - Andryuschenko, Y, and Grolov, P. 2001. Current situation for the protection and research of cranes in Ukraine. Crane Working Group of Eurasia Newsletter: 30-31.
  • R66 - BirdLife International Website 2002
  • R887 - Wetlands International, 2006. Edited by Simon Delany and Derek Scott. Waterbird Population Estimates 4th edition. Wetlands International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
  • R1578 - Ilyashenko, E. I. (2016). Estimated number of cranes (Gruiformes, Gruidae) in Northern Eurasia at the beginning of the 21st century. Biology Bulletin, 43(9), 1048-1051.

Notes

  • S88 - 64 estimate 200-250 pairs (600-750 individuals) in Ukraine.
  • T7025 - Habitat is decreasing.



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