LA017
Upper Xe Bangfai


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 rare A3
Rheinardia ocellata NR resident 2002 frequent A1, A2, A3
Grey Peacock-pheasant Polyplectron bicalcaratum LC resident 2002 common A3
Siamese Fireback Lophura diardi LC resident 2002 rare A3
Lineated Barbet Psilopogon lineatus LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Moustached Barbet Psilopogon incognitus LC resident 2002 common A3
Bay Woodpecker Blythipicus pyrrhotis LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Grey-headed Parakeet Himalayapsitta finschii NT resident 2002 uncommon A3
Black-winged Cuckooshrike Lalage melaschistos LC resident 2002 uncommon A3
Ashy Woodswallow Artamus fuscus LC resident 2002 rare A3
Common Woodshrike Tephrodornis pondicerianus LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Racquet-tailed Treepie Crypsirina temia LC resident 2002 common A3
White-winged Magpie Urocissa xanthomelana NT resident 2002 uncommon A3
Grey-eyed Bulbul Iole propinqua LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Black Bulbul Hypsipetes leucocephalus LC breeding 2002 present A3
Stripe-throated Bulbul Pycnonotus finlaysoni LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Black-browed Fulvetta Alcippe grotei LC resident 2002 frequent A3
Lesser Necklaced Laughingthrush Garrulax monileger LC resident 2002 rare A3
Greater Necklaced Laughingthrush Pterorhinus pectoralis LC resident 2002 unknown A3
Black-throated Laughingthrush Pterorhinus chinensis LC resident 2002 common A3
Black-collared Starling Gracupica nigricollis LC resident 2002 rare A3
Greyish-crowned Leafbird Chloropsis lazulina LC resident 2002 uncommon A3
Streaked Spiderhunter Arachnothera magna LC resident 2002 common A3
Black-throated Sunbird Aethopyga saturata LC resident 2002 uncommon 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 high 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 - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - persecution/control happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Dry evergreen forest (tropical), Semi-evergreen rain forest (tropical) -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
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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: Upper Xe Bangfai. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/01/2022.