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Alto de Pisones


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2008 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Violet-tailed Sylph Aglaiocercus coelestis LC resident 2003 present A2
Brown Inca Coeligena wilsoni LC resident - present A2
Toucan Barbet Semnornis ramphastinus NT resident 2008 30 individuals A1, A2
Club-winged Manakin Machaeropterus deliciosus LC resident 2003 present A2
Choco Vireo Vireo masteri NT resident 2008 1 individuals A1, A2
Beautiful Jay Cyanolyca pulchra NT resident 2008 90 individuals A1, A2
Dusky Bush-tanager Chlorospingus semifuscus LC resident 2003 present A2
Purplish-mantled Tanager Iridosornis porphyrocephalus NT resident 2008 90 individuals A1, A2
Glistening-green Tanager Chlorochrysa phoenicotis LC resident 2003 present A2
Multicolored Tanager Chlorochrysa nitidissima NT resident 2008 30 individuals A1, A2
Gold-ringed Tanager Bangsia aureocincta VU resident 2008 1 individuals A1, A2
Black-and-gold Tanager Bangsia melanochlamys VU resident 2008 30 individuals A1, A2

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2008).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Cuchilla Del San Juan Distritos Regionales de Manejo Integrado 11,157 protected area overlaps with site 0
Área de Manejo Especial de Comunidades indígenas Special Management Area 500 protected area contains site 0

Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Second-growth or disturbed forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Alto de Pisones. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/alto-de-pisones-iba-colombia on 07/12/2023.