ET057
Genale river


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 1996

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
White-winged Collared-dove Streptopelia reichenowi NT resident 1996 present A1, A2, A3
White-bellied Go-away-bird Criniferoides leucogaster LC resident 1996 present A3
Ruspoli's Turaco Tauraco ruspolii VU resident 1996 present A1, A2, A3
Von der Decken's Hornbill Tockus deckeni LC resident 1996 present A3
Black-billed Woodhoopoe Phoeniculus somaliensis LC resident 1996 present A3
Red-and-yellow Barbet Trachyphonus erythrocephalus LC resident 1996 present A3
D'Arnaud's Barbet Trachyphonus darnaudii LC resident 1996 present A3
Red-bellied Parrot Poicephalus rufiventris LC resident 1996 present A3
Pringle's Puffback Dryoscopus pringlii LC resident 1996 present A3
Mouse-coloured Penduline-tit Anthoscopus musculus LC resident 1996 present A3
Chestnut-headed Sparrow-lark Eremopterix signatus LC resident 1996 present A3
Boran Cisticola Cisticola bodessa LC resident 1996 present A3
Kenya White-eye Zosterops flavilateralis LC resident 1996 present A3
Rufous Chatterer Argya rubiginosa LC resident 1996 present A3
Shelley's Starling Lamprotornis shelleyi LC resident 1996 present A3
Golden-breasted Starling Lamprotornis regius LC resident 1996 present A3
Eastern Violet-backed Sunbird Anthreptes orientalis LC resident 1996 present A3
Shining Sunbird Cinnyris habessinicus LC resident 1996 present A3
White-headed Buffalo-weaver Dinemellia dinemelli LC resident 1996 present A3
Juba Weaver Ploceus dichrocephalus LC resident 1996 present A2, A3
Purple Grenadier Granatina ianthinogaster LC resident 1996 present A3
Straw-tailed Whydah Vidua fischeri LC resident 1996 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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Habitats

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

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Genale river. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/01/2022.