AO014
Luachimo River (Chitato)


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2001

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Finsch's Francolin Scleroptila finschi LC resident 1998 present A3
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii LC resident 1998 present A3
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta LC resident 1998 present A3
Western Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba iriditorques LC resident 1998 present A3
Cercococcyx mechowi NR resident 1998 present A3
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra LC resident 1998 present A3
Spot-breasted Ibis Bostrychia rara LC resident 1998 present A3
White-crested Tiger-heron Tigriornis leucolopha LC resident 1998 present A3
Congo Serpent-eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis LC resident 1998 present A3
Pale-billed Hornbill Lophoceros pallidirostris LC resident 1998 present A3
Congo Pied Hornbill Lophoceros fasciatus LC resident 1998 present A3
Eastern Long-tailed Hornbill Horizocerus cassini LC resident 1998 present A3
Black-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna atrata LC resident 1998 present A3
Grey-cheeked Hornbill Bycanistes subcylindricus LC resident 1998 present A3
Black Bee-eater Merops gularis LC resident 1998 present A3
Blue-throated Roller Eurystomus gularis LC resident 1998 present A3
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher Halcyon badia LC resident 1998 present A3
Eastern Yellow-billed Barbet Trachylaemus purpuratus LC resident 1998 present A3
Anchieta's Barbet Stactolaema anchietae LC resident 1998 present A3
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus LC resident 1998 present A3
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta LC resident 1998 present A3
Miombo Pied Barbet Tricholaema frontata LC resident 1998 present A3
White-faced Barbet Pogonornis macclounii LC resident 1998 present A3
Cassin's Honeybird Prodotiscus insignis LC resident 1998 present A3
African Piculet Verreauxia africana LC resident 1998 present A3
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa LC resident 1998 present A3
Brown-eared Woodpecker Campethera caroli LC resident 1998 present A3
Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus EN resident 1998 present A3
African Shrike-flycatcher Megabyas flammulatus LC resident 1998 present A3
Chestnut Wattle-eye Dyaphorophyia castanea LC resident 1998 present A3
Sabine's Puffback Dryoscopus sabini LC resident 1998 present A3
Red-eyed Puffback Dryoscopus senegalensis LC resident 1998 present A3
Lowland Sooty Boubou Laniarius leucorhynchus LC resident 1998 present A3
Western Crested-flycatcher Trochocercus nitens LC resident 1998 present A3
Bates's Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone batesi LC resident 1998 present A3
Red-bellied Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone rufiventer LC resident 1998 present A3
Miombo Tit Melaniparus griseiventris LC resident 1998 present A3
Rufous-bellied Tit Melaniparus rufiventris LC resident 1998 present A3
Western Nicator Nicator chloris LC resident 1998 present A3
Red-capped Crombec Sylvietta ruficapilla LC resident 1998 present A3
Green Crombec Sylvietta virens LC resident 1998 present A3
Lemon-bellied Crombec Sylvietta denti LC resident 1998 present A3
Grey Longbill Macrosphenus concolor LC resident 1998 present A3
Black-necked Eremomela Eremomela atricollis LC resident 1998 present A3
Buff-throated Apalis Apalis rufogularis LC resident 1998 present A3
Gosling's Apalis Apalis goslingi LC resident 1998 present A3
White-bibbed Swallow Hirundo nigrita LC resident 1998 present A3
Brazza's Martin Phedinopsis brazzae LC resident 1998 present A3
Red-tailed Bristlebill Bleda syndactylus LC resident 1998 present A3
Swamp Palm Bulbul Thescelocichla leucopleura LC resident 1998 present A3
Honeyguide Greenbul Baeopogon indicator LC resident 1998 present A3
Simple Greenbul Chlorocichla simplex LC resident 1998 present A3
Grey Greenbul Eurillas gracilis LC resident 1998 present A3
Plain Greenbul Eurillas curvirostris LC resident 1998 present A3
Red-tailed Greenbul Criniger calurus LC resident 1998 present A3
Green Hylia Hylia prasina LC resident 1998 present A3
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens LC resident 1998 present A3
Hartlaub's Babbler Turdoides hartlaubii LC resident 1998 present A3
Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus fulgidus LC resident 1998 present A3
Rufous Flycatcher-thrush Stizorhina fraseri LC resident 1998 present A3
Cassin's Flycatcher Muscicapa cassini LC resident 1998 present A3
White-browed Forest-flycatcher Fraseria cinerascens LC resident 1998 present A3
African Forest-flycatcher Fraseria ocreata LC resident 1998 present A3
Grey-throated Tit-flycatcher Fraseria griseigularis LC resident 1998 present A3
Miombo Rock-thrush Monticola angolensis LC resident 1998 present A3
Fire-crested Alethe Alethe castanea LC resident 1998 present A3
Violet-tailed Sunbird Anthreptes aurantius LC resident 1998 present A3
Little Green Sunbird Anthreptes seimundi LC resident 1998 present A3
Blue-throated Brown Sunbird Cyanomitra cyanolaema LC resident 1998 present A3
Green-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra rubescens LC resident 1998 present A3
Superb Sunbird Cinnyris superbus LC resident 1998 present A3
Vieillot's Black Weaver Ploceus nigerrimus LC resident 1998 present A3
Blue-billed Malimbe Malimbus nitens LC resident 1998 present A3
White-breasted Nigrita Nigrita fusconotus LC resident 1998 present A3
Woodhouse's Antpecker Parmoptila woodhousei LC resident 1998 present A3
Broad-tailed Paradise-whydah Vidua obtusa LC resident 1998 present 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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Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland -
Savanna -
Forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
other -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Luachimo River (Chitato). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/09/2022.