CO019
Parque Nacional Natural Los Katíos


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
Choco Tinamou Crypturellus kerriae VU resident 2003 present A1, A2
Great Curassow Crax rubra VU resident 2003 present A1
Northern Screamer Chauna chavaria NT resident 2003 present A1
Russet-crowned Quail-dove Zentrygon goldmani NT resident 2003 present A1
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja VU resident 2003 present A1
Sooty-capped Puffbird Nystactes noanamae NT resident 2003 present A1, A2
Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus CR resident 2003 present A1
Spiny-faced Antshrike Xenornis setifrons NT resident 2003 present A1, A2
Black-crowned Pittasoma Pittasoma michleri LC resident 2003 present A2
Black Oropendola Psarocolius guatimozinus LC resident 2003 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)
Los Katíos National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 72,000 is identical to site 72,000
Los Katios Parque Nacional Natural 72,000 protected area contained by site 72,000
Darien Reservas Forestales Protectoras Nacionales 62,375 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Second-growth or disturbed forest, Tropical lowland evergreen forest, Flooded tropical evergreen forest -
Coastline Estuarine waters -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers, Freshwater marshes/swamps, Streams -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Natural Los Katíos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/06/2022.