EC051
Cordillera de Huacamayos-San Isidro-Sierra Azul


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
White-chested Swift Cypseloides lemosi LC resident 2003 present A3
Tourmaline Sunangel Heliangelus exortis LC resident 2003 present A3
Ecuadorian Hillstar Oreotrochilus chimborazo LC non-breeding 2003 present A3
Buff-tailed Coronet Boissonneaua flavescens LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-vented Whitetip Urosticte ruficrissa LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Lazuline Sabrewing Campylopterus falcatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Semi-collared Hawk Accipiter collaris NT resident 2003 present A1
Coppery-chested Jacamar Galbula pastazae VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Black-billed Mountain-toucan Andigena nigrirostris LC resident 2003 present A3
Spot-winged Parrotlet Touit stictopterus VU resident 2003 present A1
Military Macaw Ara militaris VU resident 2003 present A1
Bicolored Antvireo Dysithamnus occidentalis VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Giant Antpitta Grallaria gigantea VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Moustached Antpitta Grallaria alleni VU resident 2003 present A1, A3
Chestnut-naped Antpitta Grallaria nuchalis LC resident 2003 present A3
White-bellied Antpitta Grallaria hypoleuca LC resident 2003 present A3
Peruvian Antpitta Grallaricula peruviana NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Spillmann's Tapaculo Scytalopus spillmanni LC resident 2003 present A3
Greater Scythebill Drymotoxeres pucheranii NT resident 2003 present A1
Flammulated Treehunter Thripadectes flammulatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Streak-capped Treehunter Thripadectes virgaticeps LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-headed Manakin Chloropipo flavicapilla VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Black-chested Fruiteater Pipreola lubomirskii LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Dusky Piha Lipaugus fuscocinereus LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-breasted Flycatcher Leptopogon rufipectus LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-bellied Chat-tyrant Silvicultrix diadema LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-billed Peppershrike Cyclarhis nigrirostris LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-naped Greenlet Pachysylvia semibrunnea LC resident 2003 present A3
Turquoise Jay Cyanolyca turcosa LC resident 2003 present A3
Quindio Jay Cyanolyca quindiuna LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous Wren Cinnycerthia unirufa LC resident 2003 present A3
Chestnut-bellied Thrush Turdus fulviventris LC resident 2003 present A3
White-rimmed Brush-finch Atlapetes leucopis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Masked Saltator Saltator cinctus NT resident 2003 present A1
Glossy Flowerpiercer Diglossa lafresnayii LC resident 2003 present A3
Golden-crowned Tanager Iridosornis rufivertex LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-capped Tanager Tangara heinei LC resident 2003 present 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)
Yanayacu Forest Reserve 250 protected area contained by site 0
Sumaco Napo-Galeras Parque Nacional 206,162 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sumaco UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 205,249 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sierra Azul Forest Reserve 2,500 unknown 0
San Isidro Forest Reserve 400 protected area contained by site 0
Colonso Chalupas Reserva Biológica 93,163 protected area overlaps with site 0
Antisana Reserva Ecológica 120,581 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised -
tourism/recreation -
rangeland/pastureland -
urban/industrial/transport -
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cordillera de Huacamayos-San Isidro-Sierra Azul. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/05/2020.