Alto Mayo


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
Hooded Tinamou Nothocercus nigrocapillus VU resident 2003 present A3
Coeligena violifer NR resident 2003 present A3
Long-whiskered Owlet Xenoglaux loweryi EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2003 present A1
Speckle-chested Piculet Picumnus steindachneri EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Pionus tumultuosus NR resident 2003 present A3
Military Macaw Ara militaris VU resident 2003 present A1
Golden-plumed Parakeet Leptosittaca branickii VU resident 2003 present A1
Rusty-tinged Antpitta Grallaria przewalskii VU resident 2003 present A2, A3
Chestnut Antpitta Grallaria blakei NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Ochre-fronted Antpitta Grallaricula ochraceifrons EN resident 2003 present A1, A2
Streak-throated Canastero Asthenes humilis LC resident 2003 present A3
Azara's Spinetail Synallaxis azarae LC resident 2003 present A3
Ecuadorian Tyrannulet Phylloscartes gualaquizae NT resident 2003 present A2
Inca Flycatcher Leptopogon taczanowskii NT resident 2003 present A2, A3
Cinnamon-breasted Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus cinnamomeipectus LC resident 2003 present A1, A2
Ochraceous-breasted Flycatcher Nephelomyias ochraceiventris LC resident 2003 present A3
Peruvian Tyrannulet Zimmerius viridiflavus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Olive Flycatcher Mitrephanes olivaceus LC resident 2003 present A3
White-collared Jay Cyanolyca viridicyanus NT resident 2003 present A3
Bar-winged Wood-wren Henicorhina leucoptera NT resident 2003 present A1, A2
White-eared Solitaire Entomodestes leucotis LC resident 2003 present A3
Huallaga Tanager Ramphocelus melanogaster LC resident 2003 present A2
Drab Hemispingus Pseudospingus xanthophthalmus LC resident 2003 present A3
Moustached Flowerpiercer Diglossa mystacalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Straw-backed Tanager Tangara argyrofenges VU resident 2003 present A2, 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)
Alto Mayo Protection Forest 182,000 unknown 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Alto Mayo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/12/2019.