Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Charadrius leschenaultii Common name Greater Sandplover
Population name columbinus, Turkey & SW Asia/E. Mediterranean & Red Sea
Breeding range Turkey, Syria, Jordan, Iran Non-breeding range Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, SE Mediterranean
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa Asia Europe
Notes

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
EUBD
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 1 10,000 [R555]
WPE 2 0 0 1 10,000 [R555]
WPE 3 0 0 1 10,000 [R555]
WPE 4 0 0 1 10,000 [R555]
WPE 5 1993 1993 1 10,000 Best guess [R555]
CSR 4 1993 1993 1 10,000 Best guess [R555]
CSR 5 1993 1993 1 10,000 Best guess [R555]
CSR 6 1967 2001 2,400 5,000 Best guess [S8389] [R63] [R860] [R1451] [R1496]

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 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]
CSR 4 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]
CSR 5 1990 2000 STA No idea [R66]
CSR 6 2003 2012 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 100
WPE 4 2006 100
WPE 5 2012 100
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R555 - Rose, P.M. and Scott, D.A. 1994. Waterfowl Population Estimates. IWRB Publication 29. Slimbridge, UK.
  • R66 - BirdLife International Website 2002
  • R63 - BirdLife International (2004)b. Birds in Europe, population estimates, trends and conservation status. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International. (BirdLife Conservation Series No. 12).
  • R860 - Delany, S., Scott, D., Dodman, T. and Stroud, D. 2009. An Atlas of Wader Populations in Africa and Western Eurasia. Wetlands International, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
  • R1451 - Stroud, D. A. (2004). Status of migratory wader populations in Africa and Western Eurasia in the 1990s. International Wader Study Group.
  • R1496 - Meininger & Atta 1994
  • R1549 - BirdLife International 2015. European Red List of Birds. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. http://datazone.birdlife.org/info/euroredlist
  • R1569 - Sheldon, R. 2017. Estimates of breeding waterbird populations in Central/SW Asia, The Caucasus and the Arabian Peninsula.

Notes

  • S8389 - 800-1,200 pairs in TR (BirdLife International, 2004), up to 150 in JO. Delaney et al. (2009) added only 20-30 from SY. Stroud (2004) mentioned that the real number should be much lower than 10,000. A thousand individuals were counted in EG in 1989/90 (Meininger & Atta, 1994).
  • S8930 - 600-1,000 pairs in TR (BirdLife International, 2015), 500 pairs in the extended Arabian Peninsula (Sheldon, 2017).



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