Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Glareolidae
Scientific name Cursorius rufus Common name Burchell's Courser
Population name rufus
Breeding range South Africa E from 21 degree E 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 -1 -1
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 3 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2008 2008 1 10,000 Best guess [R824]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 1980 1996 DEC [R295]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 3 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2008 2008 DEC Poor [R824]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 3 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 100

References

  • 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.
  • 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