The site was identified as important in 2008 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s)||Population estimate at site||IBA criteria met|
|Royal Cinclodes Cinclodes aricomae||CR||resident||2003||present||A1, A2|
The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2008).
|Protected area (PA)||PA designation||PA area (ha)||Relationship of PA with IBA||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)|
|Choquequirao||Área de Conservación Regional||103,814||protected area overlaps with site||0|
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mandorcasa. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/mandorcasa-iba-peru on 24/09/2023.