Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Anthropoides virgo Common name Demoiselle Crane
Population name Kalmykia/North-east Africa
Breeding range Kalmykia Non-breeding range Sudan via Saudi Arabia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa 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 2 1995 1995 30,000 35,000 [R443]
WPE 3 1995 1995 30,000 35,000 [R443]
WPE 4 1990 2000 60,000 75,000 [S96] [R63]
WPE 5 1990 2002 55,000 60,000 Expert opinion [R1270]
CSR 4 1990 2000 60,000 75,000 Expert opinion [R63]
CSR 5 1990 2000 60,000 75,000 Expert opinion [R63]
CSR 6 2010 2010 28,500 39,000 Expert opinion [S8276] [R1361] [R1487]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1985 1995 STA [R443]
WPE 3 1985 1995 STA [R443]
WPE 4 1990 2000 INC [R63]
WPE 5 2001 2011 DEC Reasonable [R1270]
CSR 4 1990 2000 INC Reasonable [R63]
CSR 5 1990 2000 INC Reasonable [R63]
CSR 6 2000 2012 DEC Reasonable [R1361]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 1997 325
WPE 3 2002 325
WPE 4 2006 680
WPE 5 2012 570
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • 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).
  • R1270 - Belik, V.P. 2002. Current status and conservation problems of cranes in the south of the European part of Russia. Cranes of Eurasia (distribution, number, biology). Collection of papers. Moscow: 14-20.
  • 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.
  • R1487 - WCGA, SWS, University of Sennar and ONCFS, in litt, 2014
  • R1549 - BirdLife International 2015. European Red List of Birds. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. http://datazone.birdlife.org/info/euroredlist
  • 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

  • S96 - 64 estimate 20,000-25,000 pairs (60,000-75,000 individuals) in European Russia.
  • S8276 - 9,500-13,000 pairs (BirdLife International et al., in prep.).
  • S8954 - 9,500-13,000 pairs.



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