Namdapha National Park


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2016 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
Blyth's Tragopan Tragopan blythii VU resident 2015 present A1, A2
White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata EN non-breeding 2015 present A1
White-bellied Heron Ardea insignis CR non-breeding 2015 present A1
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris CR non-breeding 2015 present A1
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga VU winter 2015 present A1
Ward's Trogon Harpactes wardi LC resident 2015 present A2
Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis VU resident 2015 present A1
Yellow-vented Warbler Phylloscopus cantator LC resident 2015 present A2
Broad-billed Warbler Tickellia hodgsoni LC resident 2015 present A2
Brown-throated Fulvetta Fulvetta ludlowi LC resident 2015 present A2
White-naped Yuhina Yuhina bakeri LC resident 2015 present A2
Blackish-breasted Babbler Stachyris humei NT resident 2015 present A2
Snowy-throated Babbler Stachyris oglei NT resident 2015 present A1, A2
Beautiful Sibia Heterophasia pulchella LC resident 2015 present A2
Grey Sibia Heterophasia gracilis LC resident 2015 present A2
Streak-throated Barwing Sibia waldeni LC resident 2015 present A2
Beautiful Nuthatch Sitta formosa VU resident 2015 present A1
Rusty-bellied Shortwing Brachypteryx hyperythra NT resident 2015 present A2

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2016).



Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Namdapha National Park. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/namdapha-national-park-iba-india on 25/02/2024.