Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Vanellus spinosus Common name Spur-winged Lapwing
Population name Black Sea & Mediterranean (bre)
Breeding range Greece, Turkey Non-breeding range Africa
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 3 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R579]
WPE 4 0 0 25,000 100,000 [R579]
WPE 1 0 0 10,000 25,000 [R52]
WPE 2 1994 1994 10,000 25,000 [R70]
WPE 5 1990 2000 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R579]
CSR 4 1990 2000 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R579]
CSR 5 1990 2000 25,000 100,000 Best guess [R579]
CSR 6 1988 2012 25,000 100,000 Best guess [S8393] [R860] [R1362] [R1361]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1990 2000 INC [R579]
WPE 4 1990 2000 INC [R579]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2000 INC Poor [R579]
CSR 4 1990 2000 INC Poor [R579]
CSR 5 1990 2000 INC Poor [R579]
CSR 6 2000 2012 INC Poor [T6393] [R1362] [R1361]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 1000
WPE 4 2006 1000
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 1000
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1
CSR 6 0 -1

References

  • R579 - Scott, D.A. in press, 2002. Report on the Conservation Status of Migratory Waterbirds in the Agreement Area. Update Report to African Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Agreement Secretariat
  • R52 - Beintema, A.J. and M?skens, G.J.D.M. 1983. Changes in migration pattern of the Common Snipe. pp. 146-160. In: Kalchreuter, H. (ed.). Proc. 2nd European Woodcock and Snipe Workshop, 1982, Fordingbridge.
  • R70 - BirdLife International/European Birds Census Council, European Birds Database. Accessed March 1994.
  • 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.
  • R1362 - European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity (in prep) Population and trend data provided by the EU Member States in the frame of their reporting under Article 12 of the EU Birds Directive. Online fact sheets. European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, Paris. URL: http://bd.eionet.europa.eu/activities/Reporting/Article_12/Reports_2013/Member_State_Deliveries. Accessed on 31 July 2014.
  • R1361 - BirdLife International, BTO, EBCC, CSO, IUCN, RSPB, SOVON, Wetlands International (in prep) Population and trend data provided to the European Red List of Birds Project funded by the European Commission. Digital dataset. BirdLife International, Cambridge, UK. Accessed on 31 July 2014.
  • R1549 - BirdLife International 2015. European Red List of Birds. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. http://datazone.birdlife.org/info/euroredlist

Notes

  • S8393 - 1,070-1,620 pairs in TR, CY and GR (European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity, in prep., BirdLife International et al., in prep.), but the bulk of the population in Egypt and Israel (Delany et al. 2009).
  • T6393 - Currently stable in TR, GR and increasing in CY.
  • S8936 - 1,070-1,620 pairs in TR, CY and GR (BirdLife International 2015), but the bulk of the population in Egypt and Israel (Delany et al. 2009).



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