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Sierra de Huautla


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
Banded Quail Philortyx fasciatus LC resident 1995 present A2
Dusky Hummingbird Cynanthus sordidus LC resident 1995 present A2
Beautiful Hummingbird Calothorax pulcher LC resident 1995 present A2
Balsas Screech-owl Megascops seductus LC resident 1995 present A1
Grey-breasted Woodpecker Melanerpes hypopolius LC resident 1995 present A2
Pileated Flycatcher Xenotriccus mexicanus LC resident 1995 present A1, A2
Black-chested Sparrow Peucaea humeralis LC resident 1995 present A2

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)
Sierra de Huautla Zona Sujeta a Conservación Ecológica 1,619 protected area contained by site 0
Sierra de Huautla Reserva de la Biosfera 59,031 protected area overlaps with site 50,128
Sierra de Huautla UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 59,031 protected area overlaps with site 0
Palos Grandes Reserva Estatal 532 protected area contained by site 0
El Pericon Reserva Estatal 324 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Palm, Pine-oak, Tropical deciduous -
Shrubland Scrub -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: Ejidal.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sierra de Huautla. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/08/2020.