PE077
Lago de Junín


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
Puna Tinamou Tinamotis pentlandii LC resident 2003 present A3
Junin Grebe Podiceps taczanowskii CR resident 2007 217 individuals A1, A2, A3, A4i
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis NT resident 2003 present A1
Black-breasted Hillstar Oreotrochilus melanogaster LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Olivaceous Thornbill Chalcostigma olivaceum LC resident 2003 present A3
Junin Rail Laterallus tuerosi EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Giant Coot Fulica gigantea LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Ibis Plegadis ridgwayi LC resident 2003 present A3
Andean Avocet Recurvirostra andina LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Plover Charadrius alticola LC resident 2003 present A3
Colaptes rupicola NR resident 2003 present A3
Dark-winged Miner Geositta saxicolina LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Striated Earthcreeper Geocerthia serrana LC resident 2003 present A3
White-bellied Cinclodes Cinclodes palliatus CR resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Junin Canastero Asthenes virgata LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Streak-throated Canastero Asthenes humilis LC resident 2003 present A3
D'Orbigny's Chat-tyrant Ochthoeca oenanthoides LC resident 2003 present A3
Andean Negrito Lessonia oreas LC resident 2003 present A3
Puna Ground-tyrant Muscisaxicola juninensis LC resident 2003 present A3
Andean Swallow Orochelidon andecola LC resident 2003 present A3
Rusty-bellied Brush-finch Atlapetes nationi LC resident 2003 present A3
Bright-rumped Yellow-finch Sicalis uropigyalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Peruvian Sierra-finch Phrygilus punensis LC resident 2003 present A3
White-winged Diuca-finch Chionodacryon speculiferum 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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Reserva Nacional de Junín Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 53,000 is identical to site 53,000
Junín National Reserve 53,000 is identical to site 53,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Bogs, Freshwater lakes and pools -
Grassland Second-growth or grazed grasslands -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
nature conservation and research -
other -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lago de Junín. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/07/2019.