Sessa Orchid Sanctuary


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2016

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Blyth's Tragopan Tragopan blythii VU resident 2015 present A1, A2
Ward's Trogon Harpactes wardi NT resident 2015 present A2
Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis VU resident 2015 present A1
Broad-billed Warbler Tickellia hodgsoni LC resident 2015 present A2
White-naped Yuhina Yuhina bakeri LC resident 2015 present A2
Marsh Babbler Pellorneum palustre VU resident 2015 present A1, A2
Beautiful Sibia Heterophasia pulchella LC resident 2015 present A2
Hoary-throated Barwing Sibia nipalensis LC resident 2015 present A2
Streak-throated Barwing Sibia waldeni LC resident 2015 present A2
Beautiful Nuthatch Sitta formosa VU resident 2015 present A1
Rusty-bellied Shortwing Brachypteryx hyperythra NT resident 2015 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.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sessa Orchid Sanctuary. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/10/2020.