Iran, Islamic Republic of


2440 km
183099 km2
15




Albatrosses
0
Penguins
0
Petrels and shearwaters
1
Cormorants
2

Storm-petrels
0
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
21
Ducks, geese and swans
7


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
4 (67th)
9% (116th)
0
0
4
0
41
0

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

Iran, Islamic Republic of at a glance

Capital

Tehran

Area

1,648,195 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 474
Globally threatened birds 28
Country endemics 1

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 105
Total IBA area 8,598,207 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 3



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Iran, Islamic Republic of. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/iran. Checked: 2019-10-14