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Location British Indian Ocean Territory
Central coordinates 71o 56.00' East  5o 17.00' South
IBA criteria A4i, A4iii
Area 9 ha
Altitude 0 - 6m
Year of IBA assessment 2004





Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris breeding  2004  12,000 breeding pairs  good  A4i  Least Concern 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds breeding  2004  20,000-49,999 individuals  unknown  A4iii   

Habitats

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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Petite Ile Bois Mangue, Peros Banhos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/12/2014

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