Population information

Order name Gruiformes
Family name Heliornithidae
Scientific name Heliopais personatus Common name Masked Finfoot
Population name S, SE Asia
Breeding range NE India SE to Vietnam, Malaysia, Sumatra Non-breeding range
Red List Category Endangered
Ramsar regions Asia
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Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
EAAF Partnership
CAF Action Plan
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Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1987 1991 1 10,000 [R519]
WPE 2 1993 1993 1 10,000 [R555]
WPE 3 1999 1999 2,500 10,000 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 2,500 10,000 [R64]
WPE 5 2005 2005 2,500 10,000 Best guess [R64]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 2 1977 1991 DEC [R519]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 4 1995 2005 DEC [R64]
WPE 5 1995 2005 DEC [R64]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 60
WPE 4 2006 60
WPE 5 2012 50

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.
  • R555 - Rose, P.M. and Scott, D.A. 1994. Waterfowl Population Estimates. IWRB Publication 29. Slimbridge, UK.
  • 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

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