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Yungas Superiores de Apolobamba


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
Hooded Tinamou Nothocercus nigrocapillus VU resident 2003 present A3
Taczanowski's Tinamou Nothoprocta taczanowskii VU resident 2003 present A1, A3
Puna Tinamou Tinamotis pentlandii LC resident 2003 present A3
Stripe-faced Wood-quail Odontophorus balliviani LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Puna Teal Spatula puna LC resident 2003 present A3
Yungas Dove Leptotila megalura LC resident 2003 present A3
Bare-faced Ground-dove Metriopelia ceciliae LC resident 2003 present A3
White-browed Hermit Phaethornis stuarti LC resident 2003 present A3
Scaled Metaltail Metallura aeneocauda LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Black-hooded Sunbeam Aglaeactis pamela LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Bolivian Starfrontlet Coeligena violifer LC resident 2003 present A3
Giant Coot Fulica gigantea LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Ibis Plegadis ridgwayi LC breeding 2003 300-500 individuals A3, A4i
Andean Avocet Recurvirostra andina LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Plover Charadrius alticola LC resident 2003 present A3
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT resident 2003 present A1
Blue-banded Toucanet Aulacorhynchus coeruleicinctis LC resident 2003 present A3
Hooded Mountain-toucan Andigena cucullata LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Blue-moustached Barbet Eubucco versicolor LC resident 2003 present A3
Ocellated Piculet Picumnus dorbignyanus LC resident 2003 present A3
Southern Andean Flicker Colaptes rupicola LC resident 2003 present A3
Andean Parakeet Bolborhynchus orbygnesius LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-winged Parrot Hapalopsittaca melanotis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Military Macaw Ara militaris VU resident 2003 present A1
Yellow-rumped Antwren Euchrepomis sharpei EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Ashy Antwren Myrmotherula grisea LC resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Upland Antshrike Thamnophilus aroyae LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Slaty Gnateater Conopophaga ardesiaca LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-faced Antpitta Grallaria erythrotis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Trilling Tapaculo Scytalopus parvirostris LC resident 2003 present A3
Bolivian Tapaculo Scytalopus bolivianus LC resident 2003 present A3
Diademed Tapaculo Scytalopus schulenbergi LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Bolivian Earthcreeper Tarphonomus harterti LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Buff-breasted Earthcreeper Upucerthia validirostris LC resident 2003 present A3
Royal Cinclodes Cinclodes aricomae CR resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Bolivian Recurvebill Syndactyla striata LC resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Rufous-backed Treehunter Thripadectes scrutator LC resident 2003 present A3
Tawny Tit-spinetail Sylviorthorhynchus yanacensis NT resident 2003 present A1, A3
Line-fronted Canastero Asthenes urubambensis NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Scribble-tailed Canastero Asthenes maculicauda LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Streak-throated Canastero Asthenes humilis LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Thistletail Asthenes helleri VU resident 2003 present A2, A3
Light-crowned Spinetail Cranioleuca albiceps LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Yungas Manakin Chiroxiphia boliviana LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Scimitar-winged Piha Lipaugus uropygialis VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Hazel-fronted Pygmy-tyrant Pseudotriccus simplex LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
White-bellied Pygmy-tyrant Myiornis albiventris LC resident 2003 present A3
Yungas Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus spodiops LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Buff-throated Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus rufigularis NT resident 2003 present A1, A3
Ochraceous-breasted Flycatcher Nephelomyias ochraceiventris LC resident 2003 present A3
Bolivian Tyrannulet Zimmerius bolivianus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Buff-banded Tyrannulet Mecocerculus hellmayri LC resident 2003 present A3
Ash-breasted Tit-tyrant Anairetes alpinus EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
D'Orbigny's Chat-tyrant Ochthoeca oenanthoides LC resident 2003 present A3
Andean Negrito Lessonia oreas LC resident 2003 present A3
Plumbeous Black-tyrant Knipolegus cabanisi LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Ground-tyrant Muscisaxicola juninensis LC resident 2003 present A3
White-fronted Ground-tyrant Muscisaxicola albifrons LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-webbed Bush-tyrant Polioxolmis rufipennis LC resident 2003 present A3
Olive Flycatcher Mitrephanes olivaceus LC resident 2003 present A3
White-collared Jay Cyanolyca viridicyanus NT resident 2003 present A3
Andean Swallow Orochelidon andecola LC resident 2003 present A3
Fulvous Wren Cinnycerthia fulva LC resident 2003 present A3
White-eared Solitaire Entomodestes leucotis LC resident 2003 present A3
Dusky-green Oropendola Psarocolius atrovirens LC resident 2003 present A3
Orange-browed Hemispingus Kleinothraupis calophrys LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rust-and-yellow Tanager Thlypopsis ruficeps LC resident 2003 present A3
Three-striped Hemispingus Microspingus trifasciatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Giant Conebill Conirostrum binghami NT resident 2003 present A1
White-browed Conebill Conirostrum ferrugineiventre LC resident 2003 present A3
Bright-rumped Yellow-finch Sicalis uropigyalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Yellow-finch Sicalis lutea LC resident 2003 present A3
Peruvian Sierra-finch Phrygilus punensis LC resident 2003 present A3
White-winged Diuca-finch Chionodacryon speculiferum LC resident 2003 present A3
Moustached Flowerpiercer Diglossa mystacalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Golden-collared Tanager Iridosornis jelskii LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rufous-bellied Mountain-tanager Pseudosaltator rufiventris NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Chestnut-bellied Mountain-tanager Dubusia castaneoventris LC resident 2003 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)
Reserva Nacional de Fauna Ulla Ulla UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 200,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
Madidi Parque Nacional 1,275,251 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Apolobamba Area Natural de Manejo Integado Nacional 473,796 protected area overlaps with site 474,164

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Polylepis woodland -
Grassland Puna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
rangeland/pastureland -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yungas Superiores de Apolobamba. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2020.