White-faced Plover Charadrius dealbatus

Family: Charadriidae (Plovers)

Authority: (Swinhoe, 1870)

Red List Category

Click here for more information about the Red List categories and criteria

Justification of Red List category
This newly-split species is still very poorly-known owing to historical confusion over its identification. There is insufficient information on its distribution, threats and likely population trend for a robust assessment of its Red List status against the IUCN criteria, and it has therefore been listed as Data Deficient until more is known.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: unknown

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 730,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Charadrius dealbatus. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/white-faced-plover-charadrius-dealbatus on 29/11/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 29/11/2023.