Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Scolopacidae
Scientific name Prosobonia parvirostris Common name Tuamotu Sandpiper
Population name Tuamotu Archipelago
Breeding range Tuamotu Archipelago (French Polynesia) Non-breeding range
Red List Category Endangered
Ramsar regions Oceania
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 1 10,000 [R419]
WPE 2 1993 1993 1 2,500 [R138]
WPE 3 1999 1999 250 1,000 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 250 1,000 [R64]
WPE 5 2001 2007 1,300 1,300 Census based [S6691] [R1024]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1979 1989 DEC [R419]
WPE 2 1979 1989 DEC [R419]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1995 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 5 2002 2011 DEC Good [T4917] [R1024]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 1997 25
WPE 3 2002 6
WPE 4 2006 6
WPE 5 2012 15

References

  • R419 - Lovegrove, R., Mann, I., Morgan, G. and Williams, I. 1989. Tuamotu Islands Expedition Report. Report on an expedition to ascertain the status of Red Data Book species in the Tuamotu Archipelago (French Polynesia). Unpublished. 21 pp.
  • R138 - Collar, N.J., Crosby, M.J. and Stattersfield, A.J. 1994. Birds to Watch 2. The World List of Threatened Birds. BirdLife Conservation series No. 4. BirdLife International, Cambridge, UK. 407 pp.
  • 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
  • R1024 - BirdLife International. 2012j. IUCN Red List for birds (downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org)

Notes

  • S6691 - Occurs on only four Pacific islands.
  • T4917 - Ongoing decline, influenced by predators.



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