Threatened bird species in Azerbaijan

 

 

 


 

 RARE AND THREATENED NON-WATERBIRDS FROM RED DATA BOOKS OF WORLD AND AZERBAIJAN

 

 

English name

Latin Name

Red Book of Azerbaijan

World Red Book

1.

Osprey

Pandion haliaetus

+

 

2.

Red kite

Milvus milvus

 

+

3.

White-tailed (sea) eagle

Haliaetus albicilla

+

+

4.

Northern goshawk

Accipiter gentilis

+

 

5.

Shikra 

Accipiter badius

+

 

6.

Steppe eagle

Aquila nipalensis

+

 

7.

Spotted eagle

Aquila clanga

 

+

8.

Eastern imperial eagle

Aquila heliaca

+

+

9.

Golden eagle

Aquila chrysaetos

+

 

10.

 Bearded vulture (lammergeier )

Gypaetus barbatus

+

 

11.

Black vulture

Aegypius monachus

 

+

12.

Short-toed eagle

Circaetus gallicus

+

 

13.

Pallid harrier

Circus macrourus

 

+

14.

Saker

Falco cherrug

+

 

15.

Peregrine

Falco peregrinus

+

 

16.

Red-footed falcon

Falco vespertinus

 

+

17.

Lesser kestrel

Falco naumanni

 

+

18.

Great Bustard

Otis tarda

+

+

19.

Little Bustard

Tetrax tetrax

+

+

20.

Houbara Bustard

Chlamydotis undulata

+

+

21.

Caucasian black Grouse 

Tetrao mlokosiewiczi

+

+

22.

Caspian snowcock

Tetraogallus caspicus

+

 

23.

Caucasian snowcock

Tetraogallus caucasicus

+

 

24.

Black francolin

Francolinus francolinus

+

 

25.

Talysh Pheasant

Phasianus colchicus talischensis

+

 

26.

Black bellied sand-grouse

Pterocles orientalis

+

 

27.

European Roller

Coracias qarrulus

 

+

28.

 White-throated Robin

Irania gutturalis

+

 

29.

Caspian Tit

Parus hyrcanus

 

 

30.

Trumpeter Finch

Bucanetes githagineus

+

 

31.

Semi-collared flycatcher

Muscicapa semitorquata

 

+

 

Total :

 

22

14

* - species included in both Red Data Books

 

  


 

 

WATERBIRDS OF AZERBAIJAN WITH PROTECTION STATUS

 

Type

Red Book 

English name

Latin name

Azerbaijan

World

 1

Dalmatian Pelican*

Pelecanus crispus

+

+

 2

White Pelican

Pelecanus onocrotalus

+

Pygmy Cormorant

Phalacrocorax pygmaeus

+

Spoonbill 

Platalea leucordia

+

Black Stork

Ciconia nigra

+

Greater Flamingo 

Phoenicopterus ruber

+

 7

Red-breasted Goose*

Branta ruficollis

+

+

Lesser White-fronted

Anser erythropus

+

Mute Swan

Cygnus olor

+

10 

(Bewick's Swan

Cygnus columbianus

+

11 

Marbled Teal*

Marmaronetta angustirostris

+

+

12 

Ferruginous Duck

Aythya nyroca

+

13 

White-headed Duck

Oxyura leucocephala

+

14 

Velvet Scoter

Melanitta fusca

+

15 

Siberian White Crane

Grus leocogeranus

+

16 

Corn Crake

Crex crex

+

17 

 Purple Gallinule 

Porphyrio porphyrio

+

18 

Sociable Lapwing*

Chettusia gregaria

+

+

19 

White-tailed Lapwing 

Vanellochettusia leucura

+

20 

Slender-billed Curlew

Numenius tenuirostris

+

21 

Great Snipe

Gallinago media

+

22 

Black-winged Pratincole*

Glareola nordmanni

+

+

23 

Black-tailed Godwit

Limosa limosa

+

24 

Eurasian Curlew

Numenius arquata

+

Total

13

16

 * - species included in both Red Data Books