Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Rallidae
Scientific name Fulica cristata Common name Red-knobbed Coot
Population name Madagascar
Breeding range Madagascar Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Recognised as a separate population in WPE4

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 2004 2004 2,000 6,000 [S539] [R726]
WPE 5 2004 2004 2,000 6,000 [S6282] [R726]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1994 2004 DEC [R726]
WPE 5 1994 2004 DEC [R726]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 40
WPE 5 2012 35

References

  • R726 - Young, Glyn, F. Hawkins and R. Safford. In litt. 2005.

Notes

  • S539 - 736: Population estimate of low to mid thousands.
  • S6282 - 736: Population estimate of low to mid thousands.



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