Uafato-Tiavea Forest

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Tooth-billed Pigeon Didunculus strigirostris CR resident - present A1, A2
Many-coloured Fruit-dove Ptilinopus perousii LC resident - present A2
Samoan Fruit-dove Ptilinopus fasciatus LC resident - present A2
Flat-billed Kingfisher Todiramphus recurvirostris LC resident - present A2
Blue-crowned Lorikeet Vini australis LC resident - present A2
Mao Gymnomyza samoensis EN resident - present A1, A2
Polynesian Wattled Honeyeater Foulehaio carunculatus LC resident - present A2
Samoan Whistler Pachycephala flavifrons LC resident - present A2
Polynesian Triller Lalage maculosa LC resident - present A2
Samoan Triller Lalage sharpei NT resident - present A1, A2
Samoan Fantail Rhipidura nebulosa LC resident - present A2
Samoan Flycatcher Myiagra albiventris NT resident - present A1, A2
Polynesian Starling Aplonis tabuensis LC resident - present A2
Samoan Starling Aplonis atrifusca LC resident - present A2
Red-headed Parrotfinch Erythrura cyaneovirens NT resident - 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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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Uafato Conservation Area 1,400 protected area contained by site 1,400

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Uafato-Tiavea Forest. Downloaded from on 16/05/2021.