CN474
Guxiu Nature Reserve


Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, A3 (2009)
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Area: 1,950 ha

Protection status:


Site description
Located in the northern part of Mengshan County. The topography in the IBA is low mountains, with the highest peak at 1,100 m.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Important plants include Liriodendron chinense. Animals include Shinisaurus crocodilurus, Manis pentadactyla and Paguma larvata.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Guxiu Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020.