Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Scolopacidae
Scientific name Xenus cinereus Common name Terek Sandpiper
Population name E, SE Asia & Australia (non-bre)
Breeding range Boreal Central & E Siberia Non-breeding range Taiwan, Indochina, Indonesia, New Guinea, NE, N & W Australia
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Asia Oceania
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 25,000 1,000,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1987 1991 25,000 1,000,000 [R519]
WPE 3 0 0 50,000 50,000 [R35]
WPE 4 0 0 50,000 50,000 [R36]
WPE 5 2007 2007 50,000 50,000 Expert opinion [S6680] [R36]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 500
WPE 4 2006 500
WPE 5 2012 500

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.
  • R35 - Bamford, M.J., Watkins, D.G., Bancroft, W. Tischler, G and Wahl, J. (2008). Migratory Shorebirds of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway; Population Estimates and Important Sites. Wetlands International - Oceania.
  • R36 - Bamford, M.J., Watkins, D.G., Bancroft, W. Tischler, G and Wahl, J. (in prep, 2006). Migratory Shorebirds of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway; Population Estimates and Important Sites. Wetlands International - Oceania.

Notes

  • S6680 - Estimate retained from WPE4; not re-assessed due to limited new information. Ongoing comprehensive analysis by University of Queensland is anticipated to shortly provide a reassessment.



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