Kal Farun, Socotra

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2016

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus LC breeding 2002-2005 75 breeding pairs A4ii
Socotra Cormorant Phalacrocorax nigrogularis VU breeding 2002-2005 2,500 breeding pairs A1, A4i

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Other -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kal Farun, Socotra. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/03/2021.