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Sierra de Taxco-Nevado de Toluca


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Long-tailed Wood-partridge Dendrortyx macroura LC resident 1995 present A3
Caprimulgus vociferus NR resident 1995 - A3
Chestnut-collared Swift Streptoprocne rutila LC resident 1995 - A3
Green Violet-ear Colibri thalassinus LC resident 1995 - A3
White-eared Hummingbird Basilinna leucotis LC passage 1995 present A3
Magnificent Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens LC resident 1995 - A3
Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus LC resident 1995 present A3
Flammulated Owl Psiloscops flammeolus LC resident 1995 present A3
Whiskered Screech-owl Megascops trichopsis LC resident 1995 present A3
Barred Owl Strix varia LC resident 1995 present A3
Strickland's Woodpecker Leuconotopicus stricklandi LC resident 1995 present A3
Thick-billed Parrot Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha EN non-breeding 1995 present A2, A3
Cordilleran Flycatcher Empidonax occidentalis LC resident 1995 - A3
White-throated Flycatcher Empidonax albigularis LC resident 1995 - A3
Pine Flycatcher Empidonax affinis LC resident 1995 present A3
Grey-barred Wren Campylorhynchus megalopterus LC resident 1995 present A2, A3
Aztec Thrush Ridgwayia pinicola LC resident 1995 present A3
Russet Nightingale-thrush Catharus occidentalis LC resident 1995 present A3
Olive Warbler Peucedramus taeniatus LC resident 1995 present A3
Evening Grosbeak Hesperiphona vespertina VU resident 1995 present A3
Green-striped Brush-finch Arremon virenticeps LC resident 1995 present A2, A3
Collared Towhee Pipilo ocai LC resident 1995 present A3
Rufous-capped Brush-finch Atlapetes pileatus LC resident 1995 present A3
Striped Sparrow Oriturus superciliosus LC resident 1995 present A3
Sierra Madre Sparrow Xenospiza baileyi EN resident 1995 present A2, A3
Black-backed Oriole Icterus abeillei LC resident 1995 - A3
Crescent-chested Warbler Oreothlypis superciliosa LC resident 1995 present A3
Black-polled Yellowthroat Geothlypis speciosa EN resident 1995 present A3
Grace's Warbler Setophaga graciae LC resident 1995 - A3
Red-faced Warbler Cardellina rubrifrons LC non-breeding 1995 present A3
Red Warbler Cardellina rubra LC resident 1995 present A3
Slate-blue Seedeater Amaurospiza relicta LC resident 1995 present A3

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Nevado de Toluca National Park 46,784 protected area contained by site 39,345

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen, Pine, Pine-oak, Tropical coniferous, Tropical deciduous -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
not utilised -
rangeland/pastureland -
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Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: No se conoce.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sierra de Taxco-Nevado de Toluca. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2019.