Mount Pangaio

IBA Justification

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 at site IBA criteria triggered
Rock Partridge Alectoris graeca NT resident - common B2
Eastern Bonelli's Warbler Phylloscopus orientalis LC breeding 1996 frequent B3

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Petra Kormitsas Iliokomis (Iera Moni Eikosifoinissis) Katafygio Agrias Zois 1,051 protected area overlaps with site 0
Periochi Pangaiou Orous Game Refuge 4,500 protected area overlaps with site 4,500
Pangaio oros Dimon Pangaiou - Eleftheroupolis - Piereon - Orfanou Katafygio Agrias Zois 6,351 protected area overlaps with site 0
Oros Pangaio Kai Noties Yporeies Tou Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 23,967 protected area overlaps with site 0
Gr1150005 Koryfes Orous Pangaio – Pigaia Nera Kefalariou Filippon- Spilaio Arkoudospilia Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 11,870 protected area overlaps with site 10,345


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland Alpine, subalpine and boreal grassland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
military -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mount Pangaio. Downloaded from on 09/06/2023.