Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Anthropoides virgo Common name Demoiselle Crane
Population name Turkey (bre)
Breeding range Turkey Non-breeding range Turkey?
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia 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 4 1990 2000 30 60 [S93] [R63]
WPE 2 1995 1995 1 100 [R443]
WPE 3 1970 1990 60 90 [R69]
WPE 5 1990 2000 30 60 Census based [R63]
CSR 4 1990 2000 30 60 Census based [R63]
CSR 5 1990 2000 30 60 Census based [R63]
CSR 6 2000 2012 0 2 Census based [R1361]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1990 2000 DEC [R63]
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2000 DEC Reasonable [R63]
CSR 4 1990 2000 DEC Reasonable [R63]
CSR 5 1990 2000 DEC Reasonable [R63]
CSR 6 2000 2012 DEC Reasonable [T6275] [R1361]

Population 1% level

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

References

  • R63 - BirdLife International (2004)b. Birds in Europe, population estimates, trends and conservation status. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International. (BirdLife Conservation Series No. 12).
  • 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.
  • R69 - BirdLife International/European Bird Census Council. 2000. European bird populations: estimates and trends. Cambridge, UK. BirdLife International Conservation Series No. 10.
  • R1361 - BirdLife International, BTO, EBCC, CSO, IUCN, RSPB, SOVON, Wetlands International (in prep) Population and trend data provided to the European Red List of Birds Project funded by the European Commission. Digital dataset. BirdLife International, Cambridge, UK. Accessed on 31 July 2014.
  • R1569 - Sheldon, R. 2017. Estimates of breeding waterbird populations in Central/SW Asia, The Caucasus and the Arabian Peninsula.

Notes

  • S93 - 64 estimate 10-20 pairs (30-60 individuals) and this population seems to be close to extinction.
  • T6275 - Declined by 90-99% between 2000-2012 (BirdLife International et al., in prep.). Qualifies for significant long-term decline.
  • T6984 - Information from the Turkish Breeding Bird Atlas project.



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