A complex of steep, rocky islands vegetated with low scrub.
This is an important site for breeding seabirds and passage migrants. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Gallinago media (passage), Larus audouinii (up to 6 resident pairs).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dionysades islets, Crete. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/08/2020.