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Location China (mainland), Chongqing
Central coordinates 107o 53.00' East  29o 18.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A3
Area 5,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 1,650m
Year of IBA assessment 2009

Site description Located in Wulong County, 20 km east from the county town. Areas of the IBA below 1,400 m are mostly converted to agricultural land, or fir and pine plantation. The areas with thin soil are dominated by scrub.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Reeves's Pheasant Syrmaticus reevesii resident  2008  present  A1  Vulnerable 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   -

Other biodiversity Black Langur occurs at this site.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Xiannü Shan. Downloaded from on 21/09/2014

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