Afi River Forest Reserve IBA

Area:98,842 acres (40,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A2, A3
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Am (Climate: equatorial; Precipitation: monsoonal)
Land Use:View Land Use Data


Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Alethe diademata (White-tailed Alethe)A3
Anthreptes rectirostris (Yellow-chinned Sunbird)A3
Apalis rufogularis (Buff-throated Apalis)A3
Apus batesi (Bates's Swift)A3
Baeopogon clamans (Sjostedt's Greenbul)A3
Baeopogon indicator (Honeyguide Greenbul)A3
Bubo poensis (Fraser's Eagle-Owl)A3
Buccanodon duchaillui (Yellow-spotted Barbet)A3
Bycanistes fistulator (Piping Hornbill)A3
Camaroptera chloronota (Olive-green Camaroptera)A3
Camaroptera superciliaris (Yellow-browed Camaroptera)A3
Campethera nivosa (Buff-spotted Woodpecker)A3
Centropus leucogaster (Black-throated Coucal)A3
Ceratogymna elata (Yellow-casqued Wattled Hornbill)A1, A3
Cercococcyx mechowi (Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo)A3
Cercococcyx olivinus (Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo)A3
Chalcomitra adelberti (Buff-throated sunbird)A3
Chalcomitra rubescens (Green-throated sunbird)A3
Cinnyris johannae (Johanna's sunbird)A3
Columba iriditorques (Western Bronze-naped Pigeon)A3
Coracina azurea (Blue Cuckooshrike)A3
Criniger calurus (Red-tailed Greenbul)A3
Criniger chloronotus (Eastern Bearded Greenbul)A3
Criniger ndussumensis (White-bearded Greenbul)A3
Cyanomitra cyanolaema (Blue-throated brown sunbird)A3
Deleornis fraseri (Fraser's sunbird)A3
Dendropicos gabonensis (Gabon Woodpecker)A3
Dicrurus atripennis (Shining Drongo)A3
Erythrocercus mccallii (Chestnut-capped Flycatcher)A3
Eurillas ansorgei (Ansorge's Greenbul)A3
Eurillas curvirostris (Plain Greenbul)A3
Eurillas gracilis (Little Grey Greenbul)A3
Gymnobucco calvus (Naked-faced Barbet)A3
Gymnobucco peli (Bristle-nosed Barbet)A3
Halcyon badia (Chocolate-backed Kingfisher)A3
Himantornis haematopus (Nkulengu Rail)A3
Hylia prasina (Green Hylia)A3
Hylopsar purpureiceps (Purple-headed Starling)A3
Illadopsis fulvescens (Brown Illadopsis)A3
Indicator maculatus (Spotted Honeyguide)A3
Ixonotus guttatus (Spotted Greenbul)A3
Macrosphenus concolor (Grey Longbill)A3
Macrosphenus kempi (Kemp's Longbill)A3
Malimbus malimbicus (Crested Malimbe)A3
Malimbus nitens (Blue-billed Malimbe)A3
Malimbus rubricollis (Red-headed Malimbe)A3
Malimbus scutatus (Red-vented Malimbe)A3
Merops gularis (Black Bee-eater)A3
Nicator chloris (Western Nicator)A3
Nigrita bicolor (Chestnut-breasted Nigrita)A3
Onychognathus fulgidus (Chestnut-winged Starling)A3
Oriolus brachyrynchus (Western Oriole)A3
Parmoptila woodhousei (Woodhouse's Antpecker)A3
Pholidornis rushiae (Tit-Hylia)A3
Phyllastrephus icterinus (Icterine Greenbul)A3
Picathartes oreas (Grey-necked Picathartes)A1, A2, A3
Platysteira castanea (Chestnut wattle-eye)A3
Platysteira tonsa (White-spotted wattle-eye)A3
Ploceus tricolor (Yellow-mantled Weaver)A3
Pogoniulus atroflavus (Red-rumped Tinkerbird)A3
Pogoniulus scolopaceus (Speckled Tinkerbird)A3
Pogoniulus subsulphureus (Yellow-throated Tinkerbird)A3
Psalidoprocne nitens (Square-tailed Saw-wing)A3
Psittacus erithacus (Grey Parrot)A3
Rhaphidura sabini (Sabine's Spinetail)A3
Sarothrura pulchra (White-spotted Flufftail)A3
Smithornis rufolateralis (Rufous-sided Broadbill)A3
Stiphrornis erythrothorax (Western Forest Robin)A3
Sylvietta denti (Lemon-bellied Crombec)A3
Sylvietta virens (Green Crombec)A3
Tauraco macrorhynchus (Yellow-billed Turaco)A3
Tauraco persa (Guinea Turaco)A3
Telacanthura melanopygia (Black Spinetail)A3
Terpsiphone rufiventer (black-headed paradise-flycatcher)A3
Thescelocichla leucopleura (Swamp Palm Bulbul)A3
Tockus camurus (Red-billed Dwarf Hornbill)A3
Tockus fasciatus (African Pied Hornbill)A3
Tockus hartlaubi (Black Dwarf Hornbill)A3
Trachylaemus purpuratus (yellow-billed barbet)A3
Tricholaema hirsuta (Hairy-breasted Barbet)A3
Trochocercus nitens (Blue-headed Crested Flycatcher)A3
Tropicranus albocristatus (White-crested Hornbill)A3
Turtur brehmeri (Blue-headed Wood Dove)A3
Urotriorchis macrourus (Long-tailed Hawk)A3

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from 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