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Cerros de San Cristóbal de las Casas


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
Eastern Whip-poor-will Antrostomus vociferus NT winter 1995 - A3
Green Violet-ear Colibri thalassinus LC resident 1995 - A3
White-eared Hummingbird Basilinna leucotis LC resident 1995 present A3
Magnificent Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens LC resident 1995 - A3
Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus LC resident 1995 present A3
Wine-throated Hummingbird Atthis ellioti LC resident 1995 present A3
Unspotted Saw-whet Owl Aegolius ridgwayi LC resident 1995 present A3
Whiskered Screech-owl Megascops trichopsis LC resident 1995 present A3
Bearded Screech-owl Megascops barbarus VU resident 1995 present A1, A3
Fulvous Owl Strix fulvescens LC resident 1995 present A3
Blue-throated Motmot Aspatha gularis LC resident 1995 present A3
White-throated Flycatcher Empidonax albigularis LC resident 1995 - A3
Pine Flycatcher Empidonax affinis LC resident 1995 present A3
Belted Flycatcher Xenotriccus callizonus LC resident 1995 present A3
Black-throated Jay Cyanolyca pumilo LC resident 1995 present A3
Unicolored Jay Aphelocoma unicolor LC resident 1995 present A3
Rufous-browed Wren Troglodytes rufociliatus LC resident 1995 present A3
Rufous-collared Thrush Turdus rufitorques LC resident 1995 present A3
Olive Warbler Peucedramus taeniatus LC resident 1995 present A3
Black-capped Siskin Spinus atriceps LC resident 1995 present A3
Crescent-chested Warbler Oreothlypis superciliosa LC resident 1995 present A3
Golden-cheeked Warbler Setophaga chrysoparia EN winter 1995 present A1
Red-faced Warbler Cardellina rubrifrons LC winter 1995 present A3
Pink-headed Warbler Cardellina versicolor VU resident 1995 present A1, 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)
Rancho Nuevo Zona Sujeta a Conservación Ecológica 1,691 protected area overlaps with site 0
Huitepec Cloud Forest Site 230 protected area contains site 0

Habitats

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

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: Privada y estatal.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cerros de San Cristóbal de las Casas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2020.