VN039
Phong Nha


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Bar-backed Partridge Arborophila brunneopectus LC resident 2000 present A3
Rheinardia ocellata NR resident 1994-1996 1-2 males A1, A2, A3
Polyplectron bicalcaratum NR resident 2000 present A3
Siamese Fireback Lophura diardi LC resident 1994 present A3
Red-vented Barbet Psilopogon lagrandieri LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-collared Woodpecker Picus rabieri NT resident 1994-1996 present A3
Bar-bellied Pitta Hydrornis elliotii LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue-winged Pitta Pitta moluccensis LC breeding 2000 present A3
Crow-billed Drongo Dicrurus annectens LC resident 2000 present A3
Ratchet-tailed Treepie Temnurus temnurus LC resident 2000 present A3
Sultan Tit Melanochlora sultanea LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey-eyed Bulbul Iole propinqua LC resident 2000 present A3
Pycnonotus finlaysoni NR resident 2000 present A3
Sooty Babbler Stachyris herberti LC resident 1994-1996 present A2, A3
Rufous-throated Fulvetta Schoeniparus rufogularis LC resident 2000 present A3
Indochinese Wren-babbler Napothera danjoui NT resident 1994 present A2
Lesser Necklaced Laughingthrush Garrulax monileger LC resident 2000 present A3
Pterorhinus chinensis NR resident 2000 present A3

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 85,754 protected area overlaps with site 35,488
Phong Nha-Ke Bang Vườn quốc gia 123,320 protected area overlaps with site 41,132

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Semi-evergreen rain forest (tropical) -
Shrubland Secondary scrub -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Phong Nha. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/01/2022.