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Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary


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
Chestnut-breasted Partridge Arborophila mandellii VU resident 2002 present A1, A2
Blyth's Tragopan Tragopan blythii VU resident 2002 present A1, A2
White-winged Duck Asarcornis scutulata EN resident 2004 present A1
Pale-capped Pigeon Columba punicea VU resident 2002 present A1
Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis VU resident 2002 present A1
Yellow-vented Warbler Phylloscopus cantator LC resident 2002 present A2
Broad-billed Warbler Tickellia hodgsoni LC resident 2002 present A2
Brown-throated Fulvetta Fulvetta ludlowi LC resident 2002 present A2
White-naped Yuhina Yuhina bakeri LC resident 2002 present A2
Sphenocichla humei NR resident 2002 present A2
Beautiful Sibia Heterophasia pulchella LC resident 2002 present A2
Streak-throated Barwing Sibia waldeni LC resident 2002 present A2

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mehao Sanctuary 28,150 is identical to site 28,150

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Wetlands (inland) -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2019.