Presa Temascal

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
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus NT resident 1995 present A1
American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos LC winter 1995 present A4i
Neotropical Cormorant Nannopterum brasilianus LC resident 1995 22,000 individuals A4i
Sumichrast's Wren Hylorchilus sumichrasti NT resident 1995 present A1, A3
Black-faced Grosbeak Caryothraustes poliogaster LC resident 1995 present A3
Crimson-collared Tanager Ramphocelus sanguinolentus LC resident 1995 present A3
A4iii Species group - waterbirds n/a winter 1995 min 49,000 individuals A4iii

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Tropical semi-deciduous -
Other -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -
agriculture -
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Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: No determinada.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Presa Temascal. Downloaded from on 02/10/2022.