Seria Coast

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2004 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Bornean Crestless Fireback Lophura pyronota EN resident 2004 present A1
Grey Imperial-pigeon Ducula pickeringii VU resident 2004 present A1
Short-toed Coucal Centropus rectunguis VU resident 2004 present A1
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus NT resident 2004 present A1
Chinese Egret Egretta eulophotes VU non-breeding 2004 present A1
Wallace's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus VU resident 2004 present A1
Malay Blue-banded Kingfisher Alcedo peninsulae NT resident 2004 present A1

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2004).


Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Neritic -
Wetlands (inland) -
Forest -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Seria Coast. Downloaded from on 22/02/2024.