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African Collared-dove Streptopelia roseogrisea

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern

Species attributes

Migratory status full migrant Forest dependency Does not normally occur in forest
Land mass type   Average mass 155 g

Distribution

  Estimate Data quality
Extent of Occurrence breeding/resident (km2) 2,820,000
Extent of Occurrence non-breeding (km2) 2,820,000
Number of locations -
Fragmentation -

Population & trend

  Estimate Data quality Derivation Year of estimate
No. of mature individuals Unknown not applicable Not Applicable 0
Population trend Stable -
Number of subpopulations - - -
Largest subpopulation - - -
Generation length (yrs) 5.3 - - -
Population justification: The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is described as common to locally abundant (Gibbs et al. 2001).
Trend justification: The population is suspected to be stable in the absence of evidence for any declines or substantial threats.

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage
Bahamas Introduced Extant      
Bahrain Vagrant Extant   Yes  
Benin Native Extant Yes    
Burkina Faso Native Extant      
Cameroon Native Extant      
Chad Native Extant      
Djibouti Native Extant      
Egypt Native Extant      
Eritrea Native Extant      
Ethiopia Native Extant      
Gambia Native Extant      
Ghana Vagrant Extant      
Israel Vagrant Extant      
Jordan Vagrant Extant      
Kuwait Native Extant   Yes  
Mali Native Extant      
Mauritania Native Extant      
New Zealand Introduced Extant      
Niger Native Extant      
Nigeria Native Extant      
Puerto Rico (to USA) Introduced Extant      
Saudi Arabia Native Extant      
Senegal Native Extant      
Somalia Native Extant      
Sudan Native Extant      
USA Introduced Extant      
Western Sahara Native Extant      
Yemen Native Extant      

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Burkina Faso Béli River site factsheet
Burkina Faso Lake Oursi - Lake Darkoye site factsheet
Cameroon Kalamaloué National Park site factsheet
Cameroon Lake Maga site factsheet
Cameroon Logone flood-plain site factsheet
Cameroon Waza National Park site factsheet
Chad Binder - Léré site factsheet
Chad Fada Archei site factsheet
Chad Lake Chad site factsheet
Chad Ouadi Rimé - Ouadi Achim site factsheet
Chad Zakouma National Park site factsheet
Djibouti Dôda site factsheet
Eritrea Dehalak Archipelago and offshore islands site factsheet
Eritrea Gulf of Zula site factsheet
Eritrea Southern Plateau: Furrus site factsheet
Mali Ag Oua - Ag Arbech site factsheet
Mali Lac Débo - Lac Oualado Débo site factsheet
Mali Lac Faguibine site factsheet
Mali Tombouctou site factsheet
Mauritania Arâguîb el Jahfa site factsheet
Mauritania Chegga site factsheet
Mauritania El Ghallâouîya site factsheet
Mauritania Ibi (Graret el Frass) site factsheet
Mauritania Kediet ej Jill site factsheet
Mauritania Tamreïkat site factsheet
Mauritania Tinigart site factsheet
Mauritania Wad Initi site factsheet
Mauritania Wagchogda site factsheet
Niger 'W' National Park site factsheet
Niger Dallol Boboye site factsheet
Niger Dilia de Lagané site factsheet
Niger Makalondi district site factsheet
Niger NNR Aïr - Ténéré site factsheet
Nigeria Chad Basin National Park: Chingurmi - Duguma Sector site factsheet
Nigeria Hadejia-Nguru wetlands site factsheet
Nigeria Sambisa Game Reserve site factsheet
Saudi Arabia Al-Habrow al-Arabi site factsheet
Senegal Djoudj wetlands site factsheet
Senegal Ferlo North site factsheet
Senegal Ferlo South site factsheet
Senegal Guembeul Avifaunal Reserve and St Louis lagoons site factsheet
Senegal River Sénégal (Ntiagar to Richard-Toll) site factsheet
Sudan En Nahud site factsheet
Sudan Jebel Marra site factsheet
Sudan Lake Kundi site factsheet
Sudan Um Badr lake site factsheet
Yemen Al-Kadan area site factsheet
Yemen Al-Murah site factsheet
Yemen Wadi Mawr - Al-Zuhrah site factsheet

Habitats & altitude

Habitat (level 1) Habitat (level 2) Importance Occurrence
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable Land suitable breeding
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable Land suitable non-breeding
Desert Hot suitable breeding
Desert Hot suitable non-breeding
Grassland Subtropical/Tropical Dry major breeding
Grassland Subtropical/Tropical Dry major non-breeding
Savanna Dry major breeding
Savanna Dry major non-breeding
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable breeding
Shrubland Subtropical/Tropical Dry suitable non-breeding
Altitude 0 - 1100 m Occasional altitudinal limits  

Utilisation

Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild International Trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Streptopelia roseogrisea. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/04/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/04/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Least Concern
Family Columbidae (Doves and pigeons)
Species name author (Sundevall, 1857)
Population size Unknown mature individuals
Population trend Stable
Distribution size (breeding/resident) 2,820,000 km2
Country endemic? No
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species
- Climate change species distributions