TG003
Fazao-Malfakassa 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 present A3
Forest Francolin Peliperdix lathami LC resident 1999 present A3
Green Turaco Tauraco persa LC resident 1999 present A3
Violet Turaco Musophaga violacea LC resident 1999 present A3
White-crested Tiger-heron Tigriornis leucolopha LC resident 1999 present A3
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana LC resident 1999 present A3
Bycanistes fistulator NR resident 1999 present A3
Tockus fasciatus NR resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna elata VU resident 1999 present A1
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1999 present A3
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster LC resident 1999 present A3
Spotted Honeyguide Indicator maculatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Fox Kestrel Falco alopex LC resident 1999 present A3
Psittacus erithacus NR resident 1999 present A3
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus LC resident 1999 present A3
Lowland Sooty Boubou Laniarius leucorhynchus LC resident 1999 present A3
Western Crested-flycatcher Trochocercus nitens LC resident 1999 present A3
Eremomela pusilla NR resident 1999 present A3
Fanti Saw-wing Psalidoprocne obscura LC resident 1999 present A3
Swamp Palm Bulbul Thescelocichla leucopleura LC resident 1999 present A3
White-tailed Ant-thrush Neocossyphus poensis LC resident 1999 present A3
Dusky-blue Flycatcher Bradornis comitatus LC resident 1999 present A3
Splendid Sunbird Cinnyris coccinigastrus LC resident 1999 present A3
Black-bellied Firefinch Lagonosticta rara LC resident 1999 present A3
Yellow-winged Pytilia Pytilia hypogrammica 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Fazao-Malfakassa National Park 69,000 is identical to site 192,000

Habitats

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

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fazao-Malfakassa National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/04/2019.