Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3 (2009)
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Area: 4,800 ha

Site description
Located in the west of Napo County. The IBA has a hilly landscape and a good number of streams, and there are 31 peaks above 1,000 m. Broadleaf evergreen forest still survives at above 1,200 m.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Nationally protected plants include Garcinia paucinervis and Burretiodendron hsienmu. Animals include Python molurus, Macaca assamensis, Capricornis sumatraensis, Viverra zibetha, Felis bengalensis and Selenarctos thibetanus.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Longhua. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.