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Shei-Pa National Park


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2001 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Taiwan Partridge Arborophila crudigularis LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Mikado Pheasant Syrmaticus mikado LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Swinhoe's Pheasant Lophura swinhoii NT resident 2001 present A2, A3
Green-backed Tit Parus monticolus LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow Tit Machlolophus holsti LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Yellowish-bellied Bush-warbler Horornis acanthizoides LC resident 2000 present A3
Taiwan Yuhina Yuhina brunneiceps LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Taiwan Fulvetta Fulvetta formosana LC resident 2001 present A3
White-whiskered Laughingthrush Trochalopteron morrisonianum LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
White-eared Sibia Heterophasia auricularis LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Taiwan Liocichla Liocichla steerii LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Taiwan Barwing Sibia morrisoniana LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Ferruginous Flycatcher Muscicapa ferruginea LC resident 2000 present A3
White-browed Bush-robin Tarsiger indicus LC resident 2000 present A3
Collared Bush-robin Tarsiger johnstoniae LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Taiwan Whistling-thrush Myophonus insularis LC resident 2001 present A2, A3
Flamecrest Regulus goodfellowi LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Taiwan Rosefinch Carpodacus formosanus LC resident 2001 present A3
Grey-headed Bullfinch Pyrrhula erythaca LC resident 2000 present A3
Brown Bullfinch Pyrrhula nipalensis LC resident 2000 present A3

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2001).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Xue-ba 自然保護區 20,870 protected area contained by site 0
Taichung County Wuling Formosan Landlocked Salmon 野生動物重要棲息環境 7,222 protected area contained by site 0
Syue-shan-keng River 野生動物重要棲息環境 672 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Shei-pa 國家公園 76,959 is identical to site 76,850
Guanwu Broad-tailed Swallowtail 野生動物重要棲息環境 351 protected area overlaps with site 0
Formosan Landlocked Salmon Refuge 野生動物保護區 7,222 protected area contained by site 0
Ci-lan 野生動物重要棲息環境 56,548 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
not utilised -
tourism/recreation -


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Shei-Pa National Park. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/shei-pa-national-park-iba-taiwan-china on 25/02/2024.