Achankovil Forest Division


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2016

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Nilgiri Woodpigeon Columba elphinstonii VU resident 2015 present A1, A2
Indian Swiftlet Aerodramus unicolor LC resident 2015 present A3
Malabar Trogon Harpactes fasciatus LC resident 2015 present A3
Malabar Grey Hornbill Ocyceros griseus LC resident 2015 present A2
Malabar Barbet Psilopogon malabaricus LC resident 2015 present A3
White-cheeked Barbet Psilopogon viridis LC resident 2015 present A3
Malabar Parakeet Psittacula columboides LC resident 2015 present A2
White-bellied Treepie Dendrocitta leucogastra LC resident 2015 present A2
Grey-headed Bulbul Brachypodius priocephalus NT resident 2015 present A2
Yellow-browed Bulbul Acritillas indica LC resident 2015 present A3
Indian Scimitar-babbler Pomatorhinus horsfieldii LC resident 2015 present A3
Dark-fronted Babbler Rhopocichla atriceps LC resident 2015 present A3
Rufous Babbler Argya subrufa LC resident 2015 present A2
Wynaad Laughingthrush Garrulax delesserti LC resident 2015 present A2
Trochalopteron fairbanki NR resident 2015 present A2
Nilgiri Flycatcher Eumyias albicaudatus LC resident 2015 present A2
White-bellied Blue-flycatcher Cyornis pallidipes LC resident 2015 present A2
White-bellied Blue Robin Myiomela albiventris VU resident 2015 present A1, A2
Malabar Whistling-thrush Myophonus horsfieldii LC resident 2015 present A3
Black-and-orange Flycatcher Ficedula nigrorufa LC resident 2015 present A2
Crimson-backed Sunbird Leptocoma minima LC resident 2015 present A2
Loten's Sunbird Cinnyris lotenius LC resident 2015 present A3
Black-throated Munia Lonchura kelaarti LC resident 2015 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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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Achankovil Forest Division. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2019.