Pata Island

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Caroline Ground-dove Pampusana kubaryi EN resident - present A1, A2
Pohnpei Fruit-dove Ptilinopus ponapensis LC resident - present A2
Micronesian Myzomela Myzomela rubratra LC resident - present A2
Chuuk Monarch Metabolus rugensis EN resident - frequent A1, A2
Caroline Reed-warbler Acrocephalus syrinx LC resident - present A2
Teardrop White-eye Rukia ruki EN resident 1989 32 individuals A1, A2
Micronesian Starling Aplonis opaca LC resident - present A2

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove forest (tropical) -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater marshes/swamps -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pata Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/03/2023.