Yabello Sanctuary IBA

Area:617,763 acres (250,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A2, A3
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Acryllium vulturinum (Vulturine Guineafowl)A3
Anthoscopus musculus (Mouse-colored Penduline Tit)A3
Anthreptes orientalis (Eastern Violet-backed Sunbird)A3
Batis perkeo (Pygmy Batis)A3
Bradornis microrhynchus (African Grey Flycatcher)A3
Calandrella somalica (Somali Short-toed Lark)A3
Calendulauda poecilosterna (Pink-breasted Lark)A3
Caprimulgus donaldsoni (Donaldson-Smith's Nightjar)A3
Caprimulgus stellatus (Star-spotted Nightjar)A3
Chalcomitra hunteri (Hunter's sunbird)A3
Cisticola bodessa (Boran Cisticola)A3
Cisticola cinereolus (Ashy Cisticola)A3
Cisticola nana (tiny cisticola)A3
Corythaixoides leucogaster (White-bellied Go-away-bird)A3
Crithagra donaldsoni (Northern Grosbeak-Canary)A3
Crithagra dorsostriata (White-bellied Canary)A3
Dinemellia dinemelli (White-headed Buffalo Weaver)A3
Dryoscopus pringlii (Pringle's Puffback)A3
Emberiza poliopleura (Somali Bunting)A3
Eremomela flavicrissalis (Yellow-vented Eremomela)A3
Eremomela pusilla (Senegal Eremomela) 
Estrilda charmosyna (Black-cheeked Waxbill)A3
Eupodotis humilis (Little Brown Bustard)A3
Francolinus leucoscepus (Yellow-necked Francolin)A3
Hirundo megaensis (White-tailed Swallow)A1, A2, A3
Lamprotornis albicapillus (White-crowned Starling)A3
Lamprotornis regius (Golden-breasted starling)A3
Lamprotornis shelleyi (Shelley's Starling)A3
Lanius dorsalis (Taita Fiscal)A3
Lanius somalicus (Somali Fiscal)A3
Melierax poliopterus (Eastern Chanting Goshawk)A3
Mirafra collaris (Collared Lark)A3
Odontospiza caniceps (Grey-headed Silverbill)A3
Parus thruppi (Acacia Tit)A3
Passer castanopterus (Somali Sparrow)A3
Phoeniculus somaliensis (Black-billed Wood Hoopoe)A3
Ploceus galbula (Rüppell's Weaver)A3
Ploceus spekei (Speke's Weaver)A3
Poicephalus rufiventris (Red-bellied Parrot)A3
Prinia somalica (Pale Prinia)A3
Pseudalaemon fremantlii (Short-tailed Lark)A3
Pseudonigrita cabanisi (Black-capped Social Weaver)A3
Rhinopomastus minor (Abyssinian Scimitarbill)A3
Speculipastor bicolor (Magpie Starling)A3
Spizocorys personata (Masked Lark)A3
Sylvia boehmi (Banded Warbler)A3
Tchagra jamesi (Three-streaked Tchagra)A3
Telophorus cruentus (Rosy-patched Bushshrike)A3
Tockus deckeni (Von der Decken's Hornbill)A3
Tockus flavirostris (Northern Yellow-billed Hornbill)A3
Tockus hemprichii (Hemprich's Hornbill)A3
Trachyphonus darnaudii (D'Arnaud's Barbet)A3
Trachyphonus erythrocephalus (Red-and-yellow Barbet)A3
Tricholaema melanocephala (Black-throated Barbet)A3
Turdoides aylmeri (Scaly Chatterer)A3
Turdus tephronotus (African Bare-eyed Thrush)A3
Uraeginthus ianthinogaster (Purple Grenadier)A3
Vidua fischeri (Straw-tailed Whydah)A3
Vidua hypocherina (Steel-blue Whydah)A3
Zavattariornis stresemanni (Stresemann's Bush Crow)A1, A2, A3
Zosterops abyssinicus (Abyssinian White-eye)A3

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263