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Cape Verde

Key publications

References

  • Hazevoet, C. J. (2012) Seventh report on birds from the Cape Verde Islands, including records of nine taxa new to the archipelago. Zoologia Caboverdiana 3: 1-28
  • Hille, S. M. and Collar, N. J. (2011) Status assessment of raptors in Cape Verde confirms a major crisis for scavengers. Oryx, 45: 217–224


Recommended Citation:
BirdLife International (2016) Country profile: Cape Verde. Available from: http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/cape-verde. Checked: 2016-09-25

Cape Verde at a glance

Capital

Praia

Area

4,033km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 87
Globally threatened birds 5
Country endemics 5

Important Bird Areas

Number of IBAs 15
Total IBA area 468,418 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 1