Country/territory: China (mainland)
IBA criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 1,950 ha
Site description (baseline)
Located in the northern part of Mengshan County. The topography in the IBA is low mountains, with the highest peak at 1,100 m.
Non-bird biodiversity: Important plants include Liriodendron chinense. Animals include Shinisaurus crocodilurus, Manis pentadactyla and Paguma larvata.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Guxiu Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/15757 on 02/06/2023.