CI002
Sangbe Mountain National Park


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
Ahanta Francolin Pternistis ahantensis LC resident 1999 unknown A3
Forest Francolin Peliperdix lathami LC resident 1999 present A3
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba iriditorques LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-headed Wood-dove Turtur brehmeri LC resident 1999 present A3
Fiery-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus pectoralis LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-throated Coucal Centropus leucogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra LC resident 1999 present A3
Nkulengu Rail Himantornis haematopus LC resident 1999 unknown A3
Green Turaco Tauraco persa LC resident 1999 present A3
Violet Turaco Musophaga violacea LC resident 1999 present A3
Fraser's Eagle-owl Bubo poensis LC resident 1999 present A3
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus LC resident 1999 present A3
West African Pied Hornbill Lophoceros semifasciatus LC resident 1999 present A3
West African Pied Hornbill Lophoceros semifasciatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna elata VU resident 1999 present A1, A3
Black-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna atrata LC resident 1999 present A3
Grey-cheeked Hornbill Bycanistes subcylindricus LC resident 1999 present A3
Brown-cheeked Hornbill Bycanistes cylindricus VU resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Western Piping Hornbill Bycanistes fistulator LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Long-tailed Hornbill Horizocerus albocristatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1999 present A3
Black Bee-eater Merops gularis LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-throated Roller Eurystomus gularis LC resident 1999 present A3
African Dwarf-kingfisher Ispidina lecontei LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Yellow-billed Barbet Trachylaemus goffinii LC resident 1999 present A3
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus LC resident 1999 present A3
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta LC resident 1999 present A3
Spotted Honeyguide Indicator maculatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Lyre-tailed Honeyguide Melichneutes robustus LC resident 1999 present A3
Little Green Woodpecker Campethera maculosa LC resident 1999 present A3
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa LC resident 1999 present A3
Fire-bellied Woodpecker Dendropicos pyrrhogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-winged Oriole Oriolus nigripennis LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-billed Helmetshrike Prionops caniceps LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-cheeked Wattle-eye Dyaphorophyia blissetti LC resident 1999 present A3
West African Wattle-eye Dyaphorophyia hormophora LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Crested-flycatcher Trochocercus nitens LC resident 1999 present A3
Terpsiphone rufiventer NR resident 1999 present A3
Emin's Shrike Lanius gubernator LC resident 1999 present A3
White-necked Rockfowl Picathartes gymnocephalus VU resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Western Nicator Nicator chloris LC resident 1999 present A3
Green Crombec Sylvietta virens LC resident 1999 present A3
Lemon-bellied Crombec Sylvietta denti LC resident 1999 present A3
Grey Longbill Macrosphenus concolor LC resident 1999 present A3
Senegal Eremomela Eremomela pusilla LC resident 1999 present A3
Sharpe's Apalis Apalis sharpii LC resident 1999 present A2, A3
Yellow-browed Camaroptera Camaroptera superciliaris LC resident 1999 present A3
Olive-green Camaroptera Camaroptera chloronota LC resident 1999 present A3
Oriole Warbler Hypergerus atriceps LC resident 1999 present A3
Square-tailed Saw-wing Psalidoprocne nitens LC resident 1999 present A3
Fanti Saw-wing Psalidoprocne obscura LC resident 1999 present A3
White-bibbed Swallow Hirundo nigrita LC resident 1999 present A3
Grey-headed Bristlebill Bleda canicapillus LC resident 1999 present A3
Swamp Palm Bulbul Thescelocichla leucopleura LC resident 1999 present A3
Honeyguide Greenbul Baeopogon indicator LC resident 1999 present A3
Simple Greenbul Chlorocichla simplex LC resident 1999 present A3
Grey Greenbul Eurillas gracilis LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Bearded Greenbul Criniger barbatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Baumann's Greenbul Phyllastrephus baumanni LC resident 1999 present A1, A3
White-throated Greenbul Phyllastrephus albigularis LC resident 1999 present A3
Leaf-love Pyrrhurus scandens LC resident 1999 present A3
Green Hylia Hylia prasina LC resident 1999 present A3
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens LC resident 1999 present A3
Rufous-winged Illadopsis Illadopsis rufescens NT resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Grey-hooded Capuchin Babbler Phyllanthus atripennis NT resident 1999 present A3
Blackcap Babbler Turdoides reinwardtii LC resident 1999 present A3
Emerald Starling Lamprotornis iris LC resident 1999 present A3
Finsch's Flycatcher-thrush Stizorhina finschi LC resident 1999 present A3
White-tailed Alethe Alethe diademata LC resident 1999 present A3
Cassin's Flycatcher Muscicapa cassini LC resident 1999 present A3
White-browed Forest-flycatcher Fraseria cinerascens LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-shouldered Robin-chat Cossypha cyanocampter LC resident 1999 present A3
White-crowned Robin-chat Cossypha albicapillus LC resident 1999 present A3
Orange-breasted Forest-robin Stiphrornis erythrothorax LC resident 1999 present A3
White-fronted Black-chat Oenanthe albifrons LC resident 1999 present A3
Mouse-brown Sunbird Anthreptes gabonicus LC resident 1999 present A3
Buff-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra adelberti LC resident 1999 present A3
Splendid Sunbird Cinnyris coccinigastrus LC resident 1999 present A3
Chestnut-and-black Weaver Ploceus castaneofuscus LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-billed Malimbe Malimbus nitens LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-headed Malimbe Malimbus rubricollis LC resident 1999 present A3
Crested Malimbe Malimbus malimbicus LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-bellied Firefinch Lagonosticta rara LC resident 1999 present A3
Bar-breasted Firefinch Lagonosticta rufopicta LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-winged Pytilia Pytilia hypogrammica LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-winged Pytilia Pytilia phoenicoptera LC resident 1999 present A3
Dybowski's Twinspot Euschistospiza dybowskii LC resident 1999 present A3
Lavender Waxbill Estrilda coerulescens LC resident 1999 present A3
Grey-headed Oliveback Nesocharis capistrata LC resident 1999 present A3
Chestnut-breasted Nigrita Nigrita bicolor LC resident 1999 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mont Sangbe National Park National Park 95,000 protected area contains site 95,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Unknown -
Forest -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sangbe Mountain National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/11/2020.