Population information

Order name Phoecopteriformes
Family name Phoenicopteridae
Scientific name Phoenicopterus ruber Common name American Flamingo
Population name Mexico
Breeding range Mexico Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions North America
Notes Recognised as separate species from roseus in WPE4 following Knox et al. (2002).

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 2006 2006 40,000 40,000 [S1473] [R668]
WPE 3 2002 2002 30,000 30,000 [R604]
WPE 1 0 0 26,000 26,000 [R577]
WPE 2 0 0 26,000 26,000 [R577]
WPE 5 2006 2006 40,000 40,000 [S6859] [R668]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1985 2005 INC [R668]
WPE 3 1991 2001 INC [R604]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1985 2005 INC [R668]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 400
WPE 3 2002 300
WPE 1 1994 260
WPE 2 1997 260
WPE 5 2012 400

References

  • R668 - Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2006.
  • R604 - Specialist]] Unpublished information supplied by Wetlands International Specialist Groups, 2002.
  • R577 - Scott, D.A. and Carbonnell, M. (compilers). 1986. A Directory of Neotropical Wetlands. IUCN, Cambridge, UK and IWRB, Slimbridge, UK.

Notes

  • S1473 - R Migoya, in litt. to 676., 2005.
  • S6859 - R Migoya, in litt. to WI-IUCN Specialist Groups (2006).



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