Reserva Natural Meremberg

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
Rufous-vented Whitetip Urosticte ruficrissa LC resident 2003 common A2
Tolima Blossomcrown Anthocephala berlepschi VU resident 2003 common A1, A2
Rusty-faced Parrot Hapalopsittaca amazonina NT resident - common A1, A2
Giant Antpitta Grallaria gigantea VU resident - common A1, A2
Fulvous-dotted Treerunner Margarornis stellatus NT resident 2003 common A1
Yellow-headed Manakin Chloropipo flavicapilla VU resident 2003 common A1, A2
Yellow-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes flaviceps NT resident 2003 common A1, A2
Dusky-headed Brush-finch Atlapetes fuscoolivaceus NT resident 2003 common A1, A2
White-rimmed Brush-finch Atlapetes leucopis LC resident 1980 present A2

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Finca Merimberg Reserva Privada 300 is identical to site 300


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Polylepis woodland, Second-growth or disturbed forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Artificial/Terrestrial Improved pasture land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Reserva Natural Meremberg. Downloaded from on 27/03/2023.