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Corredor Central Vallarta-Punta Laguna


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
Great Curassow Crax rubra VU resident 1995 present A1
Black-throated Bobwhite Colinus nigrogularis LC resident 1995 present A3
Ocellated Turkey Meleagris ocellata NT resident 1995 present A1, A3
Yucatan Woodpecker Melanerpes pygmaeus LC resident 1995 present A3
Yellow-lored Amazon Amazona xantholora LC resident 1995 present A3
Aztec Parakeet Eupsittula astec LC resident 1995 - A3
Tawny-winged Woodcreeper Dendrocincla anabatina LC resident 1995 present A3
Yucatan Flycatcher Myiarchus yucatanensis LC resident 1995 present A3
Yucatan Vireo Vireo magister LC resident 1995 present A3
Yucatan Jay Cyanocorax yucatanicus LC resident 1995 present A3
Black Catbird Melanoptila glabrirostris NT resident 1995 present A1, A3
Green-backed Sparrow Arremonops chloronotus LC resident 1995 present A3
Orange Oriole Icterus auratus LC resident 1995 present A3
Black-cowled Oriole Icterus prosthemelas LC resident 1995 present A3
Grey-throated Chat Granatellus sallaei LC resident 1995 present A3
Rose-throated Tanager Piranga roseogularis LC resident 1995 present A3
Yellow-faced Grassquit Tiaris olivaceus LC resident 1995 - 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Reserva Privada Moon Palace Área Destinada Voluntariamente a la Conservación 316 protected area overlaps with site 0
Parque Nacional Arrecife de Puerto Morelos Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 9,066 protected area overlaps with site 0
Otoch Ma'ax Yetel Kooh Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 5,367 protected area contained by site 0
Otoch Ma'ax Yetel Kooh Área de Protección de Flora y Fauna 5,367 protected area contained by site 5,326
Manglares de Nichupté Área de Protección de Flora y Fauna 4,257 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Manglares de Nichupté Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 4,257 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Costa Occidental de Isla Mujeres, Punta Cancún y Punta Nizuc Parque Nacional 8,673 protected area is adjacent to site 66
Arrecife de Puerto Morelos Parque Nacional 9,067 protected area overlaps with site 3,758

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove -
Other -
Unknown -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes & pools -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: Ejidal y privada.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Corredor Central Vallarta-Punta Laguna. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/07/2020.