LA016
Phou Ahyon


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2003

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 2002 unknown A3
Vietnamese Crested Argus Rheinardia ocellata CR resident 2002 unknown A1, A2
Grey Peacock-pheasant Polyplectron bicalcaratum LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Silver Pheasant Lophura nycthemera LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Necklaced Barbet Psilopogon auricularis LC resident 2002 common A3
Red-vented Barbet Psilopogon lagrandieri LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Bay Woodpecker Blythipicus pyrrhotis LC resident 2002 common A3
Stripe-breasted Woodpecker Dendrocopos atratus LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Maroon Oriole Oriolus traillii LC resident 2002 common A3
Short-billed Minivet Pericrocotus brevirostris LC resident 2002 common A3
Yellow-browed Tit Sylviparus modestus LC resident 2002 common A3
Yellow-cheeked Tit Machlolophus spilonotus LC resident 2002 common A3
Mountain Bulbul Ixos mcclellandii LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Ashy-throated Warbler Phylloscopus maculipennis LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Grey-cheeked Warbler Phylloscopus poliogenys LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Grey-bellied Tesia Tesia cyaniventer LC resident 2002 common A3
Grey-crowned Tit Aegithalos annamensis LC resident 2002 common A3
Grey-headed Parrotbill Paradoxornis gularis LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Red-billed Scimitar-babbler Pomatorhinus ochraceiceps LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Rufous-capped Babbler Cyanoderma ruficeps LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Streaked Wren-babbler Gypsophila brevicaudata LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Mountain Fulvetta Alcippe peracensis LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Indochinese Fulvetta Fulvetta danisi LC resident 2002 common A3
Black-hooded Laughingthrush Garrulax milleti LC resident 2002 common A2
White-cheeked Laughingthrush Pterorhinus vassali LC resident 2002 unknown A2
Red-tailed Laughingthrush Trochalopteron milnei LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Blue-winged Minla Siva cyanouroptera LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Vietnamese Cutia Cutia legalleni NT resident 2002 common A3
Black-headed Sibia Heterophasia desgodinsi LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Yellow-billed Nuthatch Sitta solangiae NT resident 2002 common A2
Green Cochoa Cochoa viridis LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Small Niltava Niltava macgrigoriae LC resident 2002 unknown A3
White-gorgeted Flycatcher Anthipes monileger LC resident 2002 common A3
Slaty-backed Forktail Enicurus schistaceus LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher Ficedula strophiata LC resident 2002 frequent 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 low not assessed negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - shifting agriculture happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - unintentional effects (species is not the target) happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Unknown No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Xe Xap Not Reported 113,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Dry evergreen forest (tropical) -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
Shrubland -
Grassland -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Phou Ahyon. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/08/2022.