Mount Kyllini (Ziria)

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Rock Partridge Alectoris graeca NT resident 1987 abundant B2

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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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Oros Zireia (Kyllini) Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 20,303 protected area overlaps with site 0
Koryfes Orous Kyllini (Ziria) Kai Charadra Flampouritsa Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 23,269 protected area overlaps with site 17,332
Boutsiou/Karias Game Refuge 660 protected area contained by site 660
Boutsi Dimotikou Diamerismatos Karyas Dimou Xylokastrou Katafygio Agrias Zois 1,232 protected area contained by site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Scree & boulders, Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Kyllini (Ziria). Downloaded from on 19/08/2022.