Cape Verde


965 km
834419 km2
10




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
7
Cormorants
0

Storm-petrels
3
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
7
Ducks, geese and swans
0


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
3 (85th)
11% (86th)
0
0
3
2
23
0

The numbers in brackets refer to the country's rank when compared to other countries and territories globally.

Cape Verde at a glance

Capital

Praia

Area

4,033 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 87
Globally threatened birds 7
Country endemics 7

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 16
Total IBA area 826,181 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Cape Verde. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/cape-verde. Checked: 2019-10-16