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Lagos de Montebello


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
Mexican Whip-poor-will Antrostomus arizonae LC resident 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
Whiskered Screech-owl Megascops trichopsis LC resident 1995 present A3
Bearded Screech-owl Megascops barbarus VU resident 1995 present A1, A3
Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno NT resident 1995 present A3
Blue-throated Motmot Aspatha gularis LC resident 1995 present A3
White-throated Flycatcher Empidonax albigularis LC resident 1995 - 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

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)
Parque Nacional Lagunas de Montebello Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 6,022 protected area overlaps with site 0
Lagunas de Montebello Parque Nacional 6,425 protected area overlaps with site 3,914
Lagunas de Montebello UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 6,425 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen, Tropical coniferous, Tropical semi-evergreen -
Coastline Lagoons -
Savanna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
other -
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Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: Federal.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lagos de Montebello. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/05/2020.