Koshi-Pallourokampos and Troulloi Plain

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus LC breeding 2005-2011 50-249 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 2005-2011 50-249 breeding pairs B2, C6
European Roller Coracias garrulus LC breeding 2005-2011 10-50 breeding pairs A1, C1
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra LC breeding 2005-2011 50-249 breeding pairs C6
Crested Lark Galerida cristata LC breeding 2005-2011 1,000-2,499 breeding pairs B2
Cyprus Wheatear Oenanthe cypriaca LC breeding 2005-2011 150-450 breeding pairs B3

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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Periochi Kosiis - Pallourokampou Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 3,718 protected area contained by site 3,717


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
Grassland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis, Scrub -
Other -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Koshi-Pallourokampos and Troulloi Plain. Downloaded from on 15/08/2022.