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 Fulica caribaea

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2014 Not Recognised
2012 Near Threatened
2010 Near Threatened
2008 Near Threatened
2004 Near Threatened
2000 Lower Risk/Near Threatened
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern

Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency Does not normally occur in forest
Land mass type shelf island
Average mass -

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Anguilla (to UK) Native Extant Yes      
Antigua and Barbuda Native Extant Yes      
Aruba (to Netherlands) Native Extant       Yes
Barbados Native Extant       Yes
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba (to Netherlands) Native Extant   Yes    
Colombia Vagrant Extant        
Cuba Native Extant   Yes    
Curaçao (to Netherlands) Native Extant   Yes    
Dominica Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Dominican Republic Native Extant Yes      
Grenada Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Guadeloupe (to France) Native Extant Yes      
Haiti Native Extant Yes      
Jamaica Native Extant Yes      
Martinique (to France) Native Extant Yes      
Montserrat (to UK) Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Puerto Rico (to USA) Native Extant Yes      
Sint Maarten (to Netherlands) Native Extant   Yes    
St Kitts and Nevis Native Extant   Yes    
St Lucia Vagrant Extant   Yes    
St Martin (to France) Vagrant Extant   Yes    
St Vincent and the Grenadines Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Trinidad and Tobago Native Extant   Yes    
Turks and Caicos Islands (to UK) Native Extant   Yes    
Venezuela Native Extant       Yes
Virgin Islands (to UK) Native Extant       Yes
Virgin Islands (to USA) Native Extant       Yes

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Anguilla (to UK) East End Pond site factsheet
Antigua and Barbuda Bethesda Dam site factsheet
Antigua and Barbuda Valley Church Bay site factsheet
Aruba (to Netherlands) Bubali Wetlands site factsheet
Aruba (to Netherlands) Tierra del Sol Salina site factsheet
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba (to Netherlands) Washikemba - Fontein - Onima, Bonaire site factsheet
Curaçao (to Netherlands) Malpais-St Michiel site factsheet
Curaçao (to Netherlands) Muizenberg, Curaçao site factsheet
Dominican Republic Cabral Lagoon site factsheet
Dominican Republic Limón Lagoon site factsheet
Haiti Lac Azuéi site factsheet
Haiti Trou Caïman site factsheet
Jamaica Black River Great Morass site factsheet
Sint Maarten (to Netherlands) Fresh Pond, Sint Maarten site factsheet
Sint Maarten (to Netherlands) Little Bay, Sint Maarten site factsheet
Venezuela Humedales Boca de Hueque y Sauca site factsheet
Venezuela Morrocoy National Park (Parque Nacional Morrocoy IBA) site factsheet
Venezuela Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada site factsheet
Venezuela Parque Nacional Yacambú site factsheet
Venezuela Refugio de Fauna Silvestre Cuare site factsheet
Venezuela Refugio de Fauna Silvestre y Reserva de Pesca Ciénaga de Los Olivitos site factsheet
Venezuela Reserva de Fauna Silvestre Tucurere site factsheet
Virgin Islands (to USA) Southgate and Green Cay site factsheet

Utilisation

Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Food (human) Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Fulica caribaea. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2014.

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 Not Recognised
Family Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, Coots)
Species name author Ridgway, 1884
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species