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Namsangmukh - Borduria


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
White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata EN resident 2002 present A1
Pale-capped Pigeon Columba punicea VU resident 2002 present A1
White-bellied Heron Ardea insignis CR resident 2002 present A1
Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis VU resident 2002 present A1
Yellow-vented Warbler Phylloscopus cantator LC resident 2002 present A2
Beautiful Nuthatch Sitta formosa VU 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).


Habitats

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Namsangmukh - Borduria. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/namsangmukh--borduria-iba-india on 21/02/2024.