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
Royal Cinclodes Cinclodes aricomae CR resident 2003 40 individuals A1, A2
White-browed Tit-spinetail Leptasthenura xenothorax EN resident 2003 present A1, A2
Ash-breasted Tit-tyrant Anairetes alpinus EN 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.

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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Polylepis woodland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Runtacocha-Morococha. Downloaded from on 07/12/2022.