Peru


2414 km
854780 km2
11




Albatrosses
5
Penguins
2
Petrels and shearwaters
17
Cormorants
3

Storm-petrels
3
Auks
0
Gulls and terns
20
Ducks, geese and swans
0


IUCN Red List Status

0
0
14 (10th)
21% (23rd)
2
2
10
8
44
3

The numbers in brackets refer to the country's rank when compared to other countries and territories globally.

Peru at a glance

Capital

Lima

Area

1,285,216 km2

BirdLife Partner

None

Species

Total number of birds 1,858
Globally threatened birds 120
Country endemics 138

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas

Number of IBAs 116
Total IBA area 20,022,070 ha

Endemic Bird Areas

Number of EBAs 20



Recommended Citation
BirdLife International (2019) Country profile: Peru. Available from http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/country/peru. Checked: 2019-03-24