Population information

Order name Charadriiformes
Family name Glareolidae
Scientific name Cursorius temminckii Common name Temminck's Courser
Population name ruvanensis
Breeding range S DR Congo E to Uganda & Tanzania, S to South Africa & S Mozambique; local movements. Non-breeding range
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions Africa
Notes Additional population recognised in WPE4

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 25,000 1,000,000 [R192]
WPE 5 2001 2001 25,000 80,000 Best guess [R824]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 4 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 0 0 Unknown No idea

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 4 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 450

References

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




Copyright Wetlands International 2012

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