Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Glareolidae
Scientific name Cursorius cursor Common name Cream-coloured Courser
Population name exsul
Breeding range Cape Verde Islands 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 0 0 150 350 [R192]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 2001 2001 1 5,000 [R190]
WPE 5 2001 2001 150 350 Best guess [R824]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1990 2000 STA? [R192]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 1990 2000 DEC? No idea [R824]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 2006 3
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 2002 50
WPE 5 2012 2

References

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 Unpublished report to Wetlands International.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

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