CD012
Forests west of Lake Edward


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
Congo Peafowl Afropavo congensis VU resident 2000 present A1, A3
Handsome Francolin Pternistis nobilis LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii LC resident 2000 present A3
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta LC resident 2000 unknown A3
White-naped Pigeon Columba albinucha NT resident 2000 present A1, A3
Western Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba iriditorques LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Dusky Turtle-dove Streptopelia lugens LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue-headed Wood-dove Turtur brehmeri LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Caprimulgus ruwenzorii NR resident 2000 present A2, A3
Scarce Swift Schoutedenapus myoptilus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Yellow-throated Cuckoo Chrysococcyx flavigularis LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx mechowi LC resident 2000 present A3
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra LC resident 2000 present A3
Nkulengu Rail Himantornis haematopus LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey-throated Rail Canirallus oculeus LC resident 2000 present A3
Ruwenzori Turaco Gallirex johnstoni LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Spot-breasted Ibis Bostrychia rara LC resident 2000 present A3
White-crested Tiger-heron Tigriornis leucolopha LC resident 2000 present A3
Albertine Owlet Glaucidium albertinum VU resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Bubo poensis NR resident 2000 present A3
Congo Serpent-eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis LC resident 2000 present A3
Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk Accipiter castanilius LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-legged Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythropus LC resident 2000 present A3
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Buteo oreophilus NR resident 2000 unknown A3
Bar-tailed Trogon Apaloderma vittatum LC resident 2000 present A3
Dwarf Hornbill Lophoceros camurus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Tockus hartlaubi NR resident 2000 unknown A3
Tockus fasciatus NR resident 2000 present A3
White-thighed Hornbill Bycanistes albotibialis LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Tropicranus albocristatus NR resident 2000 present A3
Cinnamon-chested Bee-eater Merops oreobates LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue-throated Roller Eurystomus gularis LC resident 2000 present A3
African Dwarf-kingfisher Ispidina lecontei LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher Halcyon badia LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Trachyphonus purpuratus NR resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-spotted Barbet Buccanodon duchaillui LC resident 2000 present A3
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus LC resident 2000 present A3
Western Green Tinkerbird Pogoniulus coryphaea LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus atroflavus LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-throated Tinkerbird Pogoniulus subsulphureus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta LC resident 2000 present A3
Cassin's Honeybird Prodotiscus insignis LC resident 2000 present A3
Zenker's Honeyguide Melignomon zenkeri LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Dwarf Honeyguide Indicator pumilio NT resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Willcocks's Honeyguide Indicator willcocksi LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Spotted Honeyguide Indicator maculatus LC resident 2000 present A3
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa LC resident 2000 present A3
Brown-eared Woodpecker Campethera caroli LC resident 2000 present A3
Campethera tullbergi NR resident 2000 unknown A3
Yellow-crested Woodpecker Dendropicos xantholophus LC resident 2000 present A3
Psittacus erithacus NR resident 2000 present A3
Black-collared Lovebird Agapornis swindernianus LC resident 2000 present A3
Western Black-headed Oriole Oriolus brachyrynchus LC resident 2000 present A3
Mountain Oriole Oriolus percivali LC resident 2000 present A3
Black-winged Oriole Oriolus nigripennis LC resident 2000 present A3
Grauer's Cuckooshrike Ceblepyris graueri NT resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Grey Cuckooshrike Ceblepyris caesius LC resident 2000 present A3
Petit's Cuckooshrike Campephaga petiti LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Yellow-crested Helmetshrike Prionops alberti VU resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Prionops caniceps NR resident 2000 present A3
African Shrike-flycatcher Megabyas flammulatus LC resident 2000 present A3
Ruwenzori Batis Batis diops LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Jameson's Wattle-eye Dyaphorophyia jamesoni LC resident 2000 present A3
Dyaphorophyia castanea NR resident 2000 present A3
Fiery-breasted Bush-shrike Malaconotus cruentus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Lagden's Bush-shrike Malaconotus lagdeni NT resident 2000 present A1
Bocage's Bush-shrike Chlorophoneus bocagei LC resident 2000 present A3
Laniarius poensis NR resident 2000 present A3
Doherty's Bush-shrike Telophorus dohertyi LC resident 2000 present A3
Western Crested-flycatcher Trochocercus nitens LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Bedford's Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone bedfordi NT resident 2000 unknown A2
Terpsiphone rufiventer NR resident 2000 present A3
Violet-backed Hyliota Hyliota violacea LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Dusky Crested-flycatcher Elminia nigromitrata LC resident 2000 present A3
White-tailed Crested-flycatcher Elminia albonotata LC resident 2000 present A3
White-bellied Crested-flycatcher Elminia albiventris LC resident 2000 present A3
Dusky Tit Melaniparus funereus LC resident 2000 present A3
Stripe-breasted Tit Melaniparus fasciiventer LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Western Nicator Nicator chloris LC resident 2000 present A3
Green Crombec Sylvietta virens LC resident 2000 unknown A3
White-browed Crombec Sylvietta leucophrys LC resident 2000 present A3
Grauer's Warbler Graueria vittata LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Rufous-crowned Eremomela Eremomela badiceps LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Ruwenzori Apalis Oreolais ruwenzorii LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Black-faced Apalis Apalis personata LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Chestnut-throated Apalis Apalis porphyrolaema LC resident 2000 present A3
Gosling's Apalis Apalis goslingi LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Camaroptera chloronota NR resident 2000 unknown A3
Cisticola chubbi NR resident 2000 present A3
Mountain Yellow Warbler Iduna similis LC resident 2000 present A3
Grauer's Swamp-warbler Bradypterus graueri EN resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Cinnamon Bracken-warbler Bradypterus cinnamomeus LC resident 2000 present A3
Golden Greenbul Calyptocichla serinus LC resident 2000 present A3
Andropadus nigriceps NR resident 2000 present A3
Red-tailed Bristlebill Bleda syndactylus LC resident 2000 present A3
Spotted Greenbul Ixonotus guttatus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Honeyguide Greenbul Baeopogon indicator LC resident 2000 present A3
Joyful Greenbul Chlorocichla laetissima LC resident 2000 present A3
Prigogine's Greenbul Chlorocichla prigoginei EN resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Shelley's Greenbul Arizelocichla masukuensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Grey Greenbul Eurillas gracilis LC resident 2000 present A3
Ansorge's Greenbul Eurillas ansorgei LC resident 2000 present A3
Plain Greenbul Eurillas curvirostris LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-tailed Greenbul Criniger calurus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Sassi's Olive Greenbul Phyllastrephus lorenzi LC resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Brown Woodland-warbler Phylloscopus umbrovirens LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Red-faced Woodland-warbler Phylloscopus laetus LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Neumann's Warbler Hemitesia neumanni LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Green Hylia Hylia prasina LC resident 2000 present A3
Sylvia abyssinica NR resident 2000 present A3
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Mountain Illadopsis Illadopsis pyrrhoptera LC resident 2000 present A3
Scaly-breasted Illadopsis Illadopsis albipectus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Red-collared Mountain-babbler Kupeornis rufocinctus NT resident 2000 unknown A2
Chapin's Mountain-babbler Kupeornis chapini NT resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
Slender-billed Starling Onychognathus tenuirostris LC resident 2000 present A3
Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus fulgidus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Waller's Starling Onychognathus walleri LC resident 2000 present A3
Sharpe's Starling Pholia sharpii LC resident 2000 present A3
Stuhlmann's Starling Poeoptera stuhlmanni LC resident 2000 present A3
Narrow-tailed Starling Poeoptera lugubris LC resident 2000 present A3
Purple-headed Starling Hylopsar purpureiceps LC resident 2000 present A3
White-tailed Ant-thrush Neocossyphus poensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Stizorhina fraseri NR resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-footed Flycatcher Muscicapa sethsmithi LC resident 2000 present A3
Sooty Flycatcher Bradornis fuliginosus LC resident 2000 present A3
Dusky-blue Flycatcher Bradornis comitatus LC resident 2000 present A3
African Forest-flycatcher Fraseria ocreata LC resident 2000 unknown A3
White-eyed Slaty-flycatcher Melaenornis fischeri LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-eyed Black-flycatcher Melaenornis ardesiacus LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Archer's Robin-chat Dessonornis archeri LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
White-starred Robin Pogonocichla stellata LC resident 2000 unknown A3
White-bellied Robin-chat Cossyphicula roberti LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-throated Alethe Chamaetylas poliophrys LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Blue-shouldered Robin-chat Cossypha cyanocampter LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Stiphrornis erythrothorax NR resident 2000 unknown A3
Grey-chested Kakamega Kakamega poliothorax LC resident 2000 present A3
Deleornis fraseri NR resident 2000 present A3
Anthreptes rectirostris NR resident 2000 present A3
Blue-throated Brown Sunbird Cyanomitra cyanolaema LC resident 2000 present A3
Blue-headed Sunbird Cyanomitra alinae LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Green-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra rubescens LC resident 2000 present A3
Purple-breasted Sunbird Nectarinia purpureiventris LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Bronze Sunbird Nectarinia kilimensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Golden-winged Sunbird Drepanorhynchus reichenowi LC resident 2000 present A3
Northern Double-collared Sunbird Cinnyris reichenowi LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Regal Sunbird Cinnyris regius LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Rockefeller's Sunbird Cinnyris rockefelleri VU resident 2000 unknown A2
Bates's Sunbird Cinnyris batesi LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Baglafecht Weaver Ploceus baglafecht LC resident 2000 present A3
Strange Weaver Ploceus alienus LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Black-billed Weaver Ploceus melanogaster LC resident 2000 present A3
Brown-capped Weaver Ploceus insignis LC resident 2000 present A3
Ploceus nigerrimus NR resident 2000 present A3
Red-headed Malimbe Malimbus rubricollis LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-bellied Malimbe Malimbus erythrogaster LC resident 2000 present A3
Crested Malimbe Malimbus malimbicus LC resident 2000 present A3
Grant's Bluebill Spermophaga poliogenys LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-faced Crimsonwing Cryptospiza reichenovii LC resident 2000 present A3
Dusky Crimsonwing Cryptospiza jacksoni LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Shelley's Crimsonwing Cryptospiza shelleyi EN resident 2000 unknown A2
White-breasted Nigrita Nigrita fusconotus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Chestnut-breasted Nigrita Nigrita bicolor LC resident 2000 present A3
Parmoptila rubrifrons NR resident 2000 present A3
Oriole Finch Linurgus olivaceus LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-browed Citril Crithagra frontalis LC resident 2000 present A3
Thick-billed Seedeater Crithagra burtoni LC resident 2000 present A3
Serinus striolatus NR resident 2000 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)
Tayna Nature Rerserve 89,292 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Forests west of Lake Edward. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2019.