Nigeria


863 (22nd) 4
710 24
251 148


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
23 (56th)
3% (196th)
4
5
14
23
815
2

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

Nigeria at a glance

Capital

Abuja

Area

923,768 km2

BirdLife Partner

Nigerian Conservation Foundation

Species

Total number of birds 863
Globally threatened birds 23
Country endemics 4

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 27
Total IBA area 3,250,138 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 4



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2017) Country profile: Nigeria. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/nigeria. Checked: 2017-11-20