Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Charadriiformes > Family: Laridae > Genus: Xema > Species: Xema sabini

Sabine's Gull - Xema sabini (Sabine, 1819)

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Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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IUCN Red List Category
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Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) (Larus sabini) http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/cul.../bern/default_en.asp

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Fecskesirály Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Gabbiano di Sabine Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Gaivota de Sabine Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Gaviota de Sabine Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Mouette de Sabine French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sabine's Gull English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sabinemåke Norwegian Direktoratet for Naturforvaltning
Schwalbenmöwe German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Tärnmås Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Tiiralokki Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Vorkstaartmeeuw Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Synonym Author
Larus sabini Sabine, 1819
Larus (Xenia) sabini

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External data

Population distribution from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

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Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Denmark - Greenland 100/500 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
France 80/200 (individuals) 1998-2002 Wintering Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Source: BirdLife International

Population trends from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

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Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Denmark - Greenland 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
France 1990-2000 Wintering Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Source: BirdLife International

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-12-11 France France reporting Birds Directive corrected files Lorraine
2015-12-11 France France reporting Birds Directive corrected files PACA
2015-12-11 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Auvergne
2010-12-10 Belgium Derogations Belgium 2007-2008 derogations2007_VL.xml
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