Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Thinornis cucullatus Common name Hooded Plover
Population name rubricollis
Breeding range SE Australia Non-breeding range
Red List Category Vulnerable
Ramsar regions Oceania
Notes Sometimes ascribed to the genus Charadrius.

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 0 0 5,000 5,000 [R689]
WPE 4 1999 1999 4,500 4,500 [R249]
WPE 3 1999 1999 4,500 4,500 [R249]
WPE 1 0 0 5,000 5,000 [R689]
WPE 5 2009 2009 4,500 4,500 Expert opinion [S6979] [R1076] [R1195]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1970 1990 DEC [R138]
WPE 4 1980 1998 DEC [R64]
WPE 3 1990 2000 DEC [R68]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2000 2009 DEC Reasonable [T4460] [R1076]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 1997 50
WPE 4 2006 45
WPE 3 2002 45
WPE 1 1994 50
WPE 5 2012 45

References

  • R689 - Watkins, D. 1993. A National Plan for Shorebird Conservation in Australia. Report to World Wide Fund for Nature. Prepared by the Australasian Wader Studies Group.
  • 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.
  • R249 - Garnett, S.T. and Crowley, G.M. 2000. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000. Environment Australia, Canberra.
  • R64 - BirdLife International. 2005. Threatened birds of the world 2005. Species factsheets available at?www.birdlife.org
  • R68 - BirdLife International. (2000). Threatened Birds of the World. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife international
  • R1076 - Garnett, S.T., Szabo, J.K. and Dutson, G. 2010. The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2010. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.
  • R1195 - Woehler, E. in litt. 26 February 2012 and 21 April 2012.

Notes

  • S6979 - Estimate retained from WPE4, supported by data from long-term surveys of coastal beaches.
  • T4460 - Trend retained from WPE4, supported by data from long-term surveys of coastal beaches.



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