Sri Lanka


375 (97th) 29
234 33
208 126


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
16 (94th)
5% (122nd)
3
3
10
27
332
0

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

Sri Lanka at a glance

Capital

Sri Jayawardenapura-Kotte

Area

65,610 km2

BirdLife Partner

Field Ornithology Group of Sri Lanka

Species

Total number of birds 375
Globally threatened birds 16
Country endemics 29

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 70
Total IBA area 394,666 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2018) Country profile: Sri Lanka. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/sri-lanka. Checked: 2018-04-21