Corredor Ecológico Llanganates-Sangay

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Wattled Guan Aburria aburri NT resident 2003 present A1
Ecuadorian Piedtail Phlogophilus hemileucurus LC resident 2003 present A1, A2
Rufous-vented Whitetip Urosticte ruficrissa LC resident 2003 present A2
Napo Sabrewing Campylopterus villaviscensio NT resident 2003 present A1, A2
Coppery-chested Jacamar Galbula pastazae LC resident 2003 present A1, A2
Bicolored Antvireo Dysithamnus occidentalis VU resident 2003 present A1, 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sangay National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 271,925 protected area overlaps with site 3,851
Sangay Parque Nacional 486,613 protected area overlaps with site 0
Llanganates Parque Nacional 219,919 protected area overlaps with site 0
Corredor Ecológico Llanganates-Sangay - 42,052 is identical to site 42,052


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest -
Shrubland Second-growth or disturbed scrub, Semihumid/humid montane scrub -
Grassland Paramo -
Wetlands (inland) Streams, Rivers -
Artificial/Terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards, groves, Urban parks and gardens, Improved pasture land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
not utilised -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Corredor Ecológico Llanganates-Sangay. Downloaded from on 07/12/2022.