del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A. and Fishpool, L.D.C. 2014. HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World. Lynx Edicions BirdLife International, Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge, UK.
This species has an extremely large range, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of Occurrence <20,000 km2 combined with a declining or fluctuating range size, habitat extent/quality, or population size and a small number of locations or severe fragmentation). Despite the fact that the population trend appears to be decreasing, the decline is not believed to be sufficiently rapid to approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the population trend criterion (>30% decline over ten years or three generations). The population size is very large, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the population size criterion (<10,000 mature individuals with a continuing decline estimated to be >10% in ten years or three generations, or with a specified population structure). For these reasons the species is evaluated as Least Concern.
Anas georgica is found in South America, occurring in Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, the Falkland Islands and South Georgia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. The central Colombian subspecies niceforoi is now extinct (del Hoyo et al. 1992).
Argentina; Bolivia, Plurinational States of; Brazil; Chile; Colombia; Ecuador; Falkland Islands (Malvinas); Paraguay; Peru; South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands; Uruguay
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