Kormakitis Peninsula

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2012

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Chukar Alectoris chukar LC breeding 2005-2011 1,000-1,500 breeding pairs B2
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus LC breeding 2005-2011 50-249 breeding pairs B2
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus LC breeding 2005-2011 50-150 breeding pairs C6
Little Egret Egretta garzetta LC passage 2005-2011 400-800 individuals B1i, C2
Crested Lark Galerida cristata LC breeding 2005-2011 2,000-3,000 breeding pairs B2
Cyprus Warbler Sylvia melanothorax LC breeding 2005-2011 1,000-2,000 breeding pairs B3
Cyprus Wheatear Oenanthe cypriaca LC breeding 2005-2011 500-1,500 breeding pairs B3

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)
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Other urban and industrial areas -
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Grassland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis, Scrub -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches -
Other -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kormakitis Peninsula. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020.