Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Burhinidae
Scientific name Esacus recurvirostris Common name Great Thick-knee
Population name SW, S & SE Asia
Breeding range SE Iran, S Asia to Indochina & S China Non-breeding range
Red List Category Near Threatened
Ramsar regions Asia
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 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 4 0 0 1 25,000 [S1370] [R32]
WPE 5 0 0 1 25,000 Best guess [S6823] [R32]

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 0 -1
WPE 4 2006 250
WPE 5 2012 250

References

  • R32 - Balachandran, S., in litt. 2005.

Notes

  • S1370 - 33: estimate for Indian population 2,000; 203: estimate for Sri Lanka, 250-500.
  • S6823 - 33: estimate for Indian population 2,000; 203: estimate for Sri Lanka, 250-500.



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