Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Charadriidae
Scientific name Vanellus coronatus Common name Crowned Lapwing
Population name coronatus, South-west Africa
Breeding range SW Angola, Namibia, Botswana, W Zimbabwe, N Cape of South Africa Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Often included in coronatus.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
AEWA
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 2001 2001 10,000 100,000 [R190]
WPE 4 2001 2001 10,000 100,000 [R190]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2007 2007 30,000 50,000 Best guess [S7038] [R857]
CSR 4 2001 2001 10,000 100,000 Best guess
CSR 5 2007 2007 30,000 50,000 Best guess [S1945] [R857]
CSR 6 2007 2007 30,000 50,000 Best guess [S8748] [R857]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1980 1996 INC [R295]
WPE 4 1980 1996 INC [R295]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1986 1996 INC? No idea [T4969] [R860]
CSR 4 1986 1996 INC? No idea
CSR 5 1986 1996 INC? No idea [T1298] [R860]
CSR 6 2003 2012 Unknown No idea

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 390
CSR 4 0 -1
CSR 5 0 -1

References

  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R295 - Harrison, J.A., Allan, D.G., Underhill, L.G., Herremans, M., Tree, A.J., Parker, V. and Brown, C.J. (1997). The Atlas of Southern African Birds. Vol.1. BirdLife South Africa, Johannesburg. 785 pp.
  • R857 - Tree, T. in litt. 2008.
  • 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.

Notes

  • S7038 - Tree, T. In litt. 2008. Not as widespread in Botswana as previously assumed.
  • T4969 - Delany et al. 2009. Expanded its range in Southern Africa to man made habitats.
  • S1945 - 867. Not as widespread in Botswana as previously assumed.
  • T1298 - 870. Expanded its range in Southern Africa to man made habitats.
  • S8748 - Tree, T. In litt. 2008. Not as widespread in Botswana as previously assumed.



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