Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Alopochen mauritiana Common name Mauritius Shelduck
Population name Mauritius
Breeding range Mauritius Non-breeding range
Red List Category Extinct
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Population added in WPE3.

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 1999 1999 0 0 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 0 0 [S750] [R64]
WPE 5 2005 2005 0 0 [S6599] [R64]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1698 2000 EXT [R68]
WPE 4 1698 2005 EXT [R64]
WPE 5 1698 2005 EXT [R64]

Population 1% level

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

References

  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R64 - BirdLife International. 2005. Threatened birds of the world 2005. Species factsheets available at?www.birdlife.org

Notes

  • S750 - Extinct between 1693 and 1698 (65).
  • S6599 - Extinct between 1693 and 1698 (BirdLife International. 2005).



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