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Kelabit Highlands


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Crested Partridge Rollulus rouloul VU resident 2004 present A3
Bornean Partridge Arborophila hyperythra LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Black Partridge Melanoperdix niger VU resident 1999 present A1, A3
Crimson-headed Partridge Haematortyx sanguiniceps LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Ferruginous Partridge Caloperdix oculeus NT resident 2004 present A3
Bornean Peacock-pheasant Polyplectron schleiermacheri EN resident 2004 present A3
Bulwer's Pheasant Lophura bulweri VU resident 1993-1998 present A1, A3
Little Green-pigeon Treron olax LC resident 2004 present A3
Large Green-pigeon Treron capellei VU resident 1993 present A1, A3
Jambu Fruit-dove Ramphiculus jambu NT resident 2004 present A3
Dulit Frogmouth Batrachostomus harterti NT resident 2004 present A2, A3
Bornean Frogmouth Batrachostomus mixtus NT resident 2004 present A3
Sunda Frogmouth Batrachostomus cornutus LC resident 2004 present A3
Malay Eared-nightjar Lyncornis temminckii LC resident 2004 present A3
Short-toed Coucal Centropus rectunguis VU resident 1993 present A1, A3
Red-billed Malkoha Zanclostomus javanicus LC resident 2004 present A3
Chestnut-bellied Malkoha Phaenicophaeus sumatranus NT resident 2004 present A3
Reddish Scops-owl Otus rufescens NT resident 2004 present A3
Barred Eagle-owl Bubo sumatranus NT resident 2004 present A3
Kinabalu Serpent-eagle Spilornis kinabaluensis NT resident 1993-1999 present A1, A2, A3
Diard's Trogon Harpactes diardii NT resident 2000 present A3
Whitehead's Trogon Harpactes whiteheadi NT resident 2004 present A2, A3
White-crowned Hornbill Berenicornis comatus EN resident 2004 present A3
Rhinoceros Hornbill Buceros rhinoceros VU resident 2004 present A3
Bushy-crested Hornbill Anorrhinus galeritus NT resident 2004 present A3
Black Hornbill Anthracoceros malayanus VU resident 2004 present A3
Wrinkled Hornbill Rhabdotorrhinus corrugatus EN resident 2004 present A3
Red-bearded Bee-eater Nyctyornis amictus LC resident 2004 present A3
Malay Blue-banded Kingfisher Alcedo peninsulae NT resident 1995 frequent A1, A3
Rufous-collared Kingfisher Actenoides concretus NT resident 2004 present A3
Bornean Barbet Psilopogon eximius LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Red-throated Barbet Psilopogon mystacophanos NT resident 2004 present A3
Red-crowned Barbet Psilopogon rafflesii NT resident 2004 present A3
Golden-naped Barbet Psilopogon pulcherrimus LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Gold-whiskered Barbet Psilopogon chrysopogon LC resident 2004 present A3
Mountain Barbet Psilopogon monticola LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Rufous Piculet Sasia abnormis LC resident 2004 present A3
Maroon Woodpecker Blythipicus rubiginosus LC resident 2004 present A3
Orange-backed Woodpecker Chrysocolaptes validus LC resident 2004 present A3
Olive-backed Woodpecker Chloropicoides rafflesii NT resident 2004 present A3
Crimson-winged Woodpecker Picus puniceus LC resident 2004 present A3
Blue-banded Pitta Erythropitta arquata LC resident 2004 present A3
Giant Pitta Hydrornis caeruleus NT resident 2004 present A3
Fairy Pitta Pitta nympha VU non-breeding 2000 present A1
Hose's Broadbill Calyptomena hosii NT resident 2004 present A2, A3
Whitehead's Broadbill Calyptomena whiteheadi LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Black Oriole Oriolus hosii NT resident 2004 present A2, A3
Black-and-crimson Oriole Oriolus consanguineus LC resident 2004 present A3
Bornean Whistler Pachycephala hypoxantha LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Sunda Cuckooshrike Coracina larvata LC resident 2004 present A3
Rufous-winged Philentoma Philentoma pyrhoptera LC resident 2004 present A3
Maroon-breasted Philentoma Philentoma velata NT resident 2004 present A3
Bornean Bristlehead Pityriasis gymnocephala VU resident 2004 present A3
Spotted Fantail Rhipidura perlata LC resident 2004 present A3
Crested Jay Platylophus galericulatus NT resident 2004 present A3
Bornean Treepie Dendrocitta cinerascens LC resident 2004 present A3
Rail-babbler Eupetes macrocerus NT resident 2004 present A3
Chestnut-vented Bulbul Alophoixus ruficrissus LC resident 2004 present A3
Spectacled Bulbul Ixidia erythropthalmos LC resident 2004 present A3
Red-eyed Bulbul Pycnonotus brunneus LC resident 2004 present A3
Cream-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus simplex LC resident 2004 present A3
Bornean Stubtail Urosphena whiteheadi LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Chestnut-crested Yuhina Staphida everetti LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Mountain Black-eye Zosterops emiliae LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Black Babbler Melanocichla lugubris LC resident 2004 present A3
Chestnut-backed Scimitar-babbler Pomatorhinus montanus LC resident 2004 present A3
White-necked Babbler Stachyris leucotis NT resident 2004 present A3
Ferruginous Babbler Pellorneum bicolor LC resident 2004 present A3
White-chested Babbler Pellorneum rostratum NT resident 2004 present A3
Temminck's Babbler Pellorneum pyrrogenys LC resident 2004 present A3
Black-capped Babbler Pellorneum nigrocapitatum LC resident 2004 present A3
Mountain Wren-babbler Gypsophila crassa LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Brown Fulvetta Alcippe brunneicauda NT resident 2004 present A3
Sunda Laughingthrush Garrulax palliatus NT resident 2004 present A2, A3
Chestnut-hooded Laughingthrush Pterorhinus treacheri LC resident 2004 present A3
Everett's Thrush Zoothera everetti NT resident 2004 present A2, A3
Fruithunter Chlamydochaera jefferyi LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Rufous-vented Flycatcher Eumyias ruficrissa LC resident 2004 present A3
Large-billed Blue-flycatcher Cyornis caerulatus VU resident 1993 present A1, A3
Bornean Blue-flycatcher Cyornis superbus LC resident 2004 present A3
Eyebrowed Jungle-flycatcher Vauriella gularis LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Rufous-chested Flycatcher Ficedula dumetoria LC resident 2004 present A3
Greater Green Leafbird Chloropsis sonnerati EN resident 2004 present A3
Yellow-rumped Flowerpecker Prionochilus xanthopygius LC resident 2004 present A3
Brown-backed Flowerpecker Dicaeum everetti NT resident 2004 present A3
Black-sided Flowerpecker Dicaeum monticolum LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Whitehead's Spiderhunter Arachnothera juliae LC resident 2004 present A2, A3
Spectacled Spiderhunter Arachnothera flavigaster LC resident 2004 present A3
Streaky-breasted Spiderhunter Arachnothera affinis LC resident 2004 present A3
Streaky-breasted Spiderhunter Arachnothera affinis LC resident 2004 present A3
Temminck's Sunbird Aethopyga temminckii LC resident 2004 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 -
Forest -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kelabit Highlands. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/02/2023.