PE086
Cordillera Vilcabamba


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
Black Tinamou Tinamus osgoodi VU resident 2008 present A1, A2
Stripe-faced Wood-quail Odontophorus balliviani LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Koepcke's Hermit Phaethornis koepckeae NT resident 2003 present A1, A3
Needle-billed Hermit Phaethornis philippii LC resident 2003 present A3
Peruvian Piedtail Phlogophilus harterti NT resident 2008 present A1, A2, A3
Huanuco Starfrontlet Coeligena dichroura LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-webbed Brilliant Heliodoxa branickii LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Green-and-white Hummingbird Amazilia viridicauda LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
White-winged Trumpeter Psophia leucoptera NT resident 2003 present A3
Cloudforest Screech-owl Megascops marshalli NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
White-throated Jacamar Brachygalba albogularis LC resident 2003 present A3
Bluish-fronted Jacamar Galbula cyanescens LC resident 2003 present A3
Semicollared Puffbird Malacoptila semicincta LC resident 2003 present A3
Blue-banded Toucanet Aulacorhynchus coeruleicinctis LC resident 2003 present A3
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2003 present A1
Curl-crested Araçari Pteroglossus beauharnaisii LC resident 2003 present A3
Blue-chinned Barbet Eubucco glaucogularis NT resident 2003 present A3
Bar-breasted Piculet Picumnus aurifrons LC resident 2003 present A3
Ocellated Piculet Picumnus dorbignyanus LC resident 2003 present A3
Andean Parakeet Bolborhynchus orbygnesius LC resident 2003 present A3
Blue-headed Macaw Primolius couloni VU resident 2003 present A1, A3
White-eyed Antwren Epinecrophylla leucophthalma LC resident 2003 present A3
Ihering's Antwren Myrmotherula iheringi LC resident 2003 present A3
Bluish-slate Antshrike Thamnomanes schistogynus LC resident 2003 present A3
Creamy-bellied Antwren Herpsilochmus motacilloides NT resident 2003 present A2, A3
Bamboo Antshrike Cymbilaimus sanctaemariae LC resident 2003 present A3
Manu Antbird Cercomacra manu LC resident 2003 present A3
White-lined Antbird Myrmoborus lophotes NT resident 2003 present A2, A3
Goeldi's Antbird Akletos goeldii LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Red-and-white Antpitta Grallaria erythroleuca LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Amazonian Antpitta Hylopezus berlepschi LC resident 2003 present A3
Unicolored Tapaculo Scytalopus unicolor LC resident 2003 present A3
Trilling Tapaculo Scytalopus parvirostris LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-fronted Antthrush Formicarius rufifrons NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Peruvian Recurvebill Syndactyla ucayalae NT resident 2003 present A1, A3
Vilcabamba Thistletail Asthenes vilcabambae LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Vilcabamba Spinetail Cranioleuca weskei NT resident 2003 present A2, A3
Cabanis's Spinetail Synallaxis cabanisi NT resident 2003 present A3
Sulphur-bellied Tyrant-manakin Neopelma sulphureiventer LC resident 2003 present A3
Cerulean-capped Manakin Lepidothrix coeruleocapilla LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Yungas Manakin Chiroxiphia boliviana LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Masked Fruiteater Pipreola pulchra LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Band-tailed Fruiteater Pipreola intermedia LC resident 2003 present A3
Inca Flycatcher Leptopogon taczanowskii NT resident 2003 present A2, A3
Flammulated Bamboo-tyrant Hemitriccus flammulatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Buff-throated Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus rufigularis NT resident 2008 present A1, A3
Bolivian Tyrannulet Zimmerius bolivianus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rufous-bellied Bush-tyrant Myiotheretes fuscorufus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Olive Flycatcher Mitrephanes olivaceus LC resident 2003 present A3
Inca Wren Pheugopedius eisenmanni LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Peruvian Wren Cinnycerthia peruana LC resident 2003 present A3
White-eared Solitaire Entomodestes leucotis LC resident 2003 present A3
Dusky-green Oropendola Psarocolius atrovirens LC resident 2003 present A3
Selva Cacique Cacicus koepckeae EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Black-and-white Tanager Conothraupis speculigera NT resident 2003 present A1
Slaty Tanager Creurgops dentatus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
White-winged Shrike-tanager Lanio versicolor LC resident 2003 present A3
Drab Hemispingus Pseudospingus xanthophthalmus LC resident 2003 present A3
White-browed Conebill Conirostrum ferrugineiventre LC resident 2003 present A3
Moustached Flowerpiercer Diglossa mystacalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Golden-collared Tanager Iridosornis jelskii LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Yellow-scarfed Tanager Iridosornis reinhardti LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Chestnut-bellied Mountain-tanager Dubusia castaneoventris 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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 medium not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification marine and freshwater aquaculture - industrial aquaculture happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use gathering terrestrial plants - unintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - unintentional effects (species is not the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Energy production and mining oil and gas drilling happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Geological events avalanches/landslides happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - named species happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution domestic & urban waste water - type unknown/unrecorded happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution excess energy - noise pollution happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution garbage & solid waste happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Transportation and service corridors flight paths happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Otishi Parque Nacional 305,973 protected area contained by site 305,973
Megantoni Santuario Nacional 215,869 protected area overlaps with site 7,700
Machiguenga Reserva Comunal 218,906 protected area contained by site 218,906
Asháninka Reserva Comunal 184,468 protected area contained by site 184,468

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Elfin forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Tropical lowland evergreen forest -
Grassland Puna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cordillera Vilcabamba. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.