Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Gruidae
Scientific name Anthropoides virgo Common name Demoiselle Crane
Population name E Asia (bre)
Breeding range E Asia: Mongolia, SE Russia, NE China Non-breeding range Indian Subcontinent
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia
Notes In previous WPE editions placed in the genus Grus.

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 1987 1991 1 1,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1995 1995 70,000 100,000 [R443]
WPE 3 1995 1995 70,000 100,000 [R443]
WPE 4 1995 1995 70,000 100,000 [R443]
WPE 5 1995 1995 70,000 100,000 Best guess [R443]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 2 1985 1995 STA [R443]
WPE 3 1985 1995 STA [R443]
WPE 4 1985 1995 STA [R443]
WPE 5 1985 1995 STA [R443]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 1994 10
WPE 2 1997 850
WPE 3 2002 850
WPE 4 2006 850
WPE 5 2012 840

References

  • R519 - Perennou, C.P., Mundkur, T. and Scott, D.A. 1994. The Asian Waterfowl Census 1987-1991: distribution and status of Asian waterfowl. IWRB Spec. Publ. No. 24; AWB Spec. Publ. No. 86. Slimbridge, UK and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • 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.

Notes




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