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La Sepultura


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
Highland Guan Penelopina nigra VU resident 1995 present A1
West Mexican Chachalaca Ortalis poliocephala LC resident 1995 present A3
White-bellied Chachalaca Ortalis leucogastra LC resident 1995 present A3
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus NT resident 1995 present A1
Green-fronted Hummingbird Amazilia viridifrons LC resident 1995 present A3
Plain-capped Starthroat Heliomaster constantii LC resident 1995 - A3
Green-throated Mountain-gem Lampornis viridipallens LC resident 1995 present A2
Lesser Ground-cuckoo Morococcyx erythropygus LC resident 1995 present A3
Pacific Screech-owl Megascops cooperi LC resident 1995 present A3
Fulvous Owl Strix fulvescens LC resident 1995 present A2
Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno NT resident 1995 present A1
Citreoline Trogon Trogon citreolus LC resident 1995 present A3
Blue-throated Motmot Aspatha gularis LC resident 1995 present A2
Russet-crowned Motmot Momotus mexicanus LC resident 1995 present A3
Yellow-naped Amazon Amazona auropalliata EN resident 1995 present A3
Orange-fronted Parakeet Eupsittula canicularis LC resident 1995 present A3
Long-tailed Manakin Chiroxiphia linearis LC resident 1995 present A3
Flammulated Flycatcher Deltarhynchus flammulatus LC resident 1995 present A3
White-throated Magpie-jay Cyanocorax formosus LC resident 1995 present A3
Rufous-browed Wren Troglodytes rufociliatus LC resident 1995 present A2
Giant Wren Campylorhynchus chiapensis LC resident 1995 present A3
Banded Wren Thryophilus pleurostictus LC resident 1995 present A3
Rufous-collared Thrush Turdus rufitorques LC resident 1995 present A2
Stripe-headed Sparrow Peucaea ruficauda LC resident 1995 - A3
Yellow-winged Cacique Cassiculus melanicterus LC resident 1995 present A3
Bar-winged Oriole Icterus maculialatus LC resident 1995 present A2
Rose-bellied Bunting Passerina rositae NT resident 1995 present A1, A3
Orange-breasted Bunting Passerina leclancherii 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)
La Sepultura UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 167,310 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Sepultura Zona Sujeta a Conservación Ecológica 11,214 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Sepultura Reserva de la Biosfera 155,363 protected area overlaps with site 59,663

Habitats

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

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


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