Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Vanellus armatus Common name Blacksmith Lapwing
Population name S & E Africa
Breeding range Southern, Eastern Africa Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
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 4 2001 2001 100,000 1,000,000 [R190]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 2001 2001 100,000 1,000,000 [R190]
WPE 5 2001 2001 100,000 1,000,000 Best guess [R190]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1990 2000 INC [T1279] [R192]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2000 INC [T4938] [R192]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 10000
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 10000
WPE 5 2012 10000

References

  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R192 - Dodman, T., 2006. Status, estimates and trends of waterbird populations in Africa. Wetlands International, Dakar.

Notes

  • T1279 - Increasing in Southern Africa (298).
  • T4938 - Increasing in Southern Africa (298).



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