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Parque Nacional Cayambe-Coca


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
Wattled Guan Aburria aburri NT resident 2003 present A1
Tourmaline Sunangel Heliangelus exortis LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Ecuadorian Hillstar Oreotrochilus chimborazo LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Rainbow-bearded Thornbill Chalcostigma herrani LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Viridian Metaltail Metallura williami LC resident 2003 common A3
Glowing Puffleg Eriocnemis vestita LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Buff-winged Starfrontlet Coeligena lutetiae LC resident 2003 common A3
Rufous-vented Whitetip Urosticte ruficrissa LC resident 2003 present A3
Lazuline Sabrewing Campylopterus falcatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Gorgeted Woodstar Chaetocercus heliodor LC resident 2003 present A3
Imperial Snipe Gallinago imperialis NT resident 2003 rare A1
Noble Snipe Gallinago nobilis NT resident 2003 frequent A3
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT resident 2003 uncommon A1
Semi-collared Hawk Accipiter collaris NT resident 2003 present A1
Coppery-chested Jacamar Galbula pastazae VU resident 2003 present A1, A3
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2003 frequent A1
Carunculated Caracara Phalcoboenus carunculatus LC resident 2003 frequent A2, A3
Spot-winged Parrotlet Touit stictopterus VU resident 2003 present A1
Military Macaw Ara militaris VU resident 2003 present A1
Chestnut-naped Antpitta Grallaria nuchalis LC resident 2003 frequent A3
White-bellied Antpitta Grallaria hypoleuca LC resident 2003 present A3
Crescent-faced Antpitta Grallaricula lineifrons LC resident 2003 rare A1, A2, A3
Spillmann's Tapaculo Scytalopus spillmanni LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Scytalopus canus NR resident 2003 common A3
Greater Scythebill Drymotoxeres pucheranii NT resident 2003 rare A1
Stout-billed Cinclodes Cinclodes excelsior LC resident 2003 common A2, A3
Flammulated Treehunter Thripadectes flammulatus LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Black-chested Fruiteater Pipreola lubomirskii LC resident 2003 present A3
Chestnut-bellied Cotinga Doliornis remseni VU resident 2003 rare A1, A2, A3
Dusky Piha Lipaugus fuscocinereus LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Rufous-breasted Flycatcher Leptopogon rufipectus LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Agile Tit-tyrant Uromyias agilis LC resident 2003 common A3
Yellow-bellied Chat-tyrant Silvicultrix diadema LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Black-billed Peppershrike Cyclarhis nigrirostris LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Turquoise Jay Cyanolyca turcosa LC resident 2003 common A3
Cyanolyca armillata NR resident 2003 present A3
Rufous Wren Cinnycerthia unirufa LC resident 2003 common A3
Chestnut-bellied Thrush Turdus fulviventris LC resident 2003 present A3
Pale-naped Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidinucha LC resident 2003 common A3
Black-headed Hemispingus Pseudospingus verticalis LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Stolzmann's Tanager Urothraupis stolzmanni LC resident 2003 uncommon A2, A3
Giant Conebill Conirostrum binghami NT resident 2003 uncommon A1
Glossy Flowerpiercer Diglossa lafresnayii LC resident 2003 common A3
Black Flowerpiercer Diglossa humeralis LC resident 2003 present A3
Golden-crowned Tanager Iridosornis rufivertex LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Masked Mountain-tanager Tephrophilus wetmorei VU resident 2003 uncommon A1, A2, A3
Black-chested Mountain-tanager Cnemathraupis eximia LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Black-capped Tanager Tangara heinei LC resident 2003 rare 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.

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


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Complejo de Humedales Ñucanchi Turupamba Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 12,290 protected area contained by site 12,290
Cayambe-Coca Ecological Reserve 403,103 is identical to site 403,103

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
water management -
tourism/recreation -
nature conservation and research -
hunting -
fisheries/aquaculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Cayambe-Coca. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 11/12/2019.