Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Scolopacidae
Scientific name Gallinago paraguaiae Common name South American Snipe
Population name magellanica, S South America
Breeding range C Chile, C Argentina S to Tierra del Fuego Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Neotropics
Notes In WPE2 this population belonged to one single population (G.p. magellanica, Southern South America).

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 2001 2001 25,000 1,000,000 [R570]
WPE 4 2001 2001 25,000 1,000,000 [R570]
WPE 5 2001 2001 25,000 1,000,000 Best guess [R570]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1985 1995 STA
WPE 4 1985 1995 STA
WPE 5 1985 1995 STA

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 10000

References

  • R570 - Schlatter, R. (In litt.). 2002. Unpublished information on Southern South American waterbirds.

Notes




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