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Marahoue 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
White-breasted Guineafowl Agelastes meleagrides VU resident 1999 unknown A2, A3
Ahanta Francolin Pternistis ahantensis LC resident 1999 present A3
Forest Francolin Peliperdix lathami LC resident 1999 present A3
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii LC resident 1999 present A3
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta 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
Sabine's Spinetail Rhaphidura sabini LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-throated Coucal Centropus leucogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx olivinus LC resident 1999 present A3
Green Turaco Tauraco persa LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-billed Turaco Tauraco macrorhynchus LC resident 1999 present A3
Violet Turaco Musophaga violacea LC resident 1999 present A3
Akun Eagle-owl Bubo leucostictus LC resident 1999 present A3
Fraser's Eagle-owl Bubo poensis LC resident 1999 present A3
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana LC resident 1999 present A3
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Long-tailed Hornbill Horizocerus albocristatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Dwarf Hornbill Lophoceros camurus 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 unknown 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
Forest Scimitarbill Rhinopomastus castaneiceps LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-headed Bee-eater Merops breweri 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
White-bellied Kingfisher Corythornis leucogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
Naked-faced Barbet Gymnobucco calvus LC resident 1999 present A3
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus atroflavus LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-throated Tinkerbird Pogoniulus subsulphureus LC resident 1999 present A3
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-footed Honeyguide Melignomon eisentrauti NT resident 1999 present A1, A3
Spotted Honeyguide Indicator maculatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Lyre-tailed Honeyguide Melichneutes robustus LC resident 1999 present A3
Melancholy Woodpecker Dendropicos lugubris LC resident 1999 present A3
Little Green Woodpecker Campethera maculosa LC resident 1999 present A3
Brown-eared Woodpecker Pardipicus caroli LC resident 1999 present A3
Fire-bellied Woodpecker Dendropicos pyrrhogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Black-headed Oriole Oriolus brachyrynchus LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-winged Oriole Oriolus nigripennis LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Wattled Cuckooshrike Lobotos lobatus VU resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Red-billed Helmetshrike Prionops caniceps LC resident 1999 present A3
African Shrike-flycatcher Megabyas flammulatus 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
Fiery-breasted Bush-shrike Malaconotus cruentus LC resident 1999 present A3
Sabine's Puffback Dryoscopus sabini LC resident 1999 present A3
Lowland Sooty Boubou Laniarius leucorhynchus LC resident 1999 present A3
Shining Drongo Dicrurus atripennis LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Crested-flycatcher Trochocercus nitens LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-bellied Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone rufiventer LC resident 1999 present A3
Violet-backed Hyliota Hyliota violacea LC resident 1999 present A3
Dusky Tit Melaniparus funereus LC resident 1999 present A3
Sun Lark Galerida modesta LC resident 1999 present 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
Rufous-crowned Eremomela Eremomela badiceps LC resident 1999 present A3
Senegal Eremomela Eremomela pusilla LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-capped Apalis Apalis nigriceps LC resident 1999 present A3
Sharpe's Apalis Apalis sharpii NT resident 1999 present A2, A3
Olive-green Camaroptera Camaroptera chloronota LC resident 1999 present A3
Oriole Warbler Hypergerus atriceps LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-headed Rufous-warbler Bathmocercus cerviniventris DD resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Fanti Saw-wing Psalidoprocne obscura LC resident 1999 present A3
White-bibbed Swallow Hirundo nigrita LC resident 1999 present A3
Golden Greenbul Calyptocichla serinus LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-tailed Bristlebill Bleda syndactylus 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
Plain Greenbul Eurillas curvirostris LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Bearded Greenbul Criniger barbatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-tailed Greenbul Criniger calurus LC resident 1999 present A3
White-throated Greenbul Phyllastrephus albigularis LC resident 1999 present A3
Icterine Greenbul Phyllastrephus icterinus LC resident 1999 present A3
Leaf-love Pyrrhurus scandens LC resident 1999 present A3
Green Hylia Hylia prasina LC resident 1999 present A3
Tit-hylia Pholidornis rushiae LC resident 1999 present A3
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens LC resident 1999 present A3
Puvel's Illadopsis Illadopsis puveli LC resident 1999 present A3
Rufous-winged Illadopsis Illadopsis rufescens NT resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Grey-hooded Capuchin Babbler Phyllanthus atripennis VU resident 1999 present A3
Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus fulgidus LC resident 1999 present A3
Narrow-tailed Starling Poeoptera lugubris LC resident 1999 present A3
Bronze-tailed Starling Lamprotornis chalcurus LC resident 1999 present A3
Emerald Starling Lamprotornis iris LC resident 1999 present A3
Copper-tailed Starling Hylopsar cupreocauda NT resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
White-tailed Ant-thrush Neocossyphus poensis 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
Forest Scrub-robin Tychaedon leucosticta LC resident 1999 present A3
Little Grey Flycatcher Muscicapa epulata LC resident 1999 present A3
Ussher's Flycatcher Artomyias ussheri LC resident 1999 present A3
Dusky-blue Flycatcher Bradornis comitatus LC resident 1999 present A3
White-browed Forest-flycatcher Fraseria cinerascens LC resident 1999 present A3
Grey-throated Tit-flycatcher Fraseria griseigularis LC resident 1999 present A3
Nimba Flycatcher Melaenornis annamarulae VU resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Orange-breasted Forest-robin Stiphrornis erythrothorax LC resident 1999 present A3
Little Green Sunbird Anthreptes seimundi LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-chinned Sunbird Anthreptes rectirostris LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-throated Brown Sunbird Cyanomitra cyanolaema LC resident 1999 present A3
Buff-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra adelberti LC resident 1999 present A3
Tiny Sunbird Cinnyris minullus LC resident 1999 present A3
Splendid Sunbird Cinnyris coccinigastrus LC resident 1999 present A3
Johanna's Sunbird Cinnyris johannae LC resident 1999 present A3
Superb Sunbird Cinnyris superbus LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-mantled Weaver Ploceus tricolor LC resident 1999 present A3
Maxwell's Black Weaver Ploceus albinucha LC resident 1999 present A3
Chestnut-and-black Weaver Ploceus castaneofuscus LC resident 1999 present A3
Red-vented Malimbe Malimbus scutatus 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
White-breasted Nigrita Nigrita fusconotus LC resident 1999 present A3
Chestnut-breasted Nigrita Nigrita bicolor LC resident 1999 present A3
Togo Paradise-whydah Vidua togoensis 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Marahoue National Park National Park 101,000 protected area overlaps with site 101,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Unknown -
Shrubland -
Forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Marahoue National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/02/2023.