Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Rallidae
Scientific name Porphyrio caerulescens Common name Reunion Gallinule
Population name Reunion
Breeding range Reunion Non-breeding range
Red List Category Extinct
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Considered conspecific with P. porphyrio by some, but very different habitat (montane forest) make this unlikely (BirdLife International (2005)).

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 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 4 2005 2005 0 0 [S763] [R64]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2005 2005 0 0 [S6603] [R64]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1730 2000 EXT [R68]
WPE 4 1730 2005 EXT [R64]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1730 2005 EXT [R64]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 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

  • S763 - Probably extinct around 1730.
  • S6603 - Probably extinct around 1730.



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