Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Glareolidae
Scientific name Rhinoptilus chalcopterus Common name Bronze-winged Courser
Population name Sahel
Breeding range Senegal-S Sudan & W Ethiopia S to Kenya Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Birds from Tanzania S to South Africa sometimes separated as race albofasciatus. Monotypic.

Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 2001 2001 25,000 1,000,000 [R190]
WPE 4 2001 2001 25,000 1,000,000 [R190]
WPE 5 2007 2007 25,000 1,000,000 Best guess [R824]

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 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

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

References

  • R190 - Dodman, T. 2002. Waterbird Population Estimates in Africa. Unpublished report to Wetlands International.
  • R824 - Delany, S., Scott, D., Dodman, T. and Stroud, D. in press An Atlas of Wader Populations in Africa and Western Eurasia. Wetlands International, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

Notes




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Citation: Wetlands International (). "Waterbird Population Estimates" . Retrieved from wpe.wetlands.org on