List of Gaviiformes by population

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This is a list of Gaviiformes species by global population. While numbers are estimates, they have been made by the experts in their fields. For more information on how these estimates were ascertained, see Wikipedia's articles on population biology and population ecology.

All Gaviiformes except the great northern loon have been quantified.

Species by global population[edit]

Common name Binomial name Population Status Trend Notes Image
Yellow-billed loon Gavia adamsii 16,000–32,000[1] NT[1] Decrease[1] Gavia adamsii.jpg
Red-throated loon Gavia stellata 200,000–590,000[2] LC[2] Decrease[2] Gavia stellata -Iceland -swimming-8.jpg
Black-throated loon Gavia arctica 280,000–1,500,000[3] LC[3] Decrease[3] Gavia arctica1.jpg
Pacific loon Gavia pacifica 930,000–1,600,000[4] LC[4] Increase[4] PacificLoon24.jpg

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c BirdLife International (2012). "Gavia adamsii". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. IUCN. Retrieved 2012-12-12. 
  2. ^ a b c BirdLife International (2012). "Gavia stellata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. IUCN. Retrieved 2012-12-12. 
  3. ^ a b c BirdLife International (2012). "Gavia arctica". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. IUCN. Retrieved 2012-12-12. 
  4. ^ a b c BirdLife International (2012). "Gavia pacifica". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. IUCN. Retrieved 2012-12-12.