Chyulu Hills

Record Public

Description

This area is located in southeast Kenya and covers a mountain range of volcanic origin.
In the area there are the following habitats: savanna, lava flows and mountain forest.

Ornithological importance

In this area there is a record of at least 135 species. Highlight to the occurrence of endemic subspecies of Shelley's Francolin (Francolinus shelleyi), White-starred Robin (Pogonocichla stellata) and Orange Ground-thrush (Zoothera gurneyi). Highlight also to the occurrence of Abbott's Starling (Cinnyricinclus femoralis).

Geographic information

-2.591121°, 37.830776°
Up to 2160m

Habitats

Information not yet available

Threats

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Land uses

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Conservation status

  • National Park
    • Chyulu Hills National Park
      No
  • Important bird area (IBA)
    • Chyulu Hills forests
      KE026
      No
Information in English

Public records

Chyulu Hills forests

Specific conservation status: Important bird area (IBA)
Not specific conservation status: National Park
Information not yet available.