Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Charadrius obscurus Common name Southern Red-breasted Plover
Population name obscurus
Breeding range Stewart Island New Zealand Non-breeding range Coastal New Zealand
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 2 1993 1993 60 60 [R138]
WPE 3 1999 1999 150 150 [R68]
WPE 4 2005 2005 150 150 [S1609] [R64]
WPE 1 1993 1993 70 70 [R501]
WPE 5 2006 2006 250 250 Census based [S6904] [R1054] [R1123]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1970 1994 DEC [R138]
WPE 3 1991 1999 INC [R68]
WPE 4 1999 2005 INC [R64]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1997 2006 INC Good [R1123] [R64]

Population 1% level

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

References

  • 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
  • R501 - Ornithological Society of New Zealand. (pers. comm.). 1993. Unpublished data compiled for IWRB.
  • R1054 - Dowding, J.E. and Moore, S.J. 2006. Habitat networks of indigenous shorebirds in New Zealand. Science for Conservation 261, Department of Conservation, Wellington.
  • R1123 - Melville, D.S. and Battley, P.F. 2006. Shorebirds in New Zealand. Stilt 50: 295-303.

Notes

  • S1609 - 200 birds on Stewart Island in 2000 (318).
  • S6904 - See notes from WPE4.



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