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Bosque de Cuyas


IBA Justification

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
Bearded Guan Penelope barbata NT resident 2003 present A1, A2
Purple-throated Sunangel Heliangelus viola LC resident 2003 present A2
Rainbow Starfrontlet Coeligena iris LC resident 2003 present A2
Ecuadorian Piculet Picumnus sclateri LC resident 2003 present A2
Pacific Parrotlet Forpus coelestis LC resident 2003 present A2
Red-masked Parakeet Psittacara erythrogenys NT resident 2003 present A1, A2
Chapman's Antshrike Thamnophilus zarumae LC resident 2003 present A2
Grey-headed Antbird Ampelornis griseiceps VU resident 2003 present A1, A2
Rufous-necked Foliage-gleaner Syndactyla ruficollis VU resident 2003 present A1, A2
Plumbeous-backed Thrush Turdus reevei LC resident 2003 present A2
Bay-crowned Brush-finch Atlapetes seebohmi LC resident 2003 present A2
Three-banded Warbler Basileuterus trifasciatus LC resident 2003 present A2
Black-cowled Saltator Saltator nigriceps LC resident 2003 present A2

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2008).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Bosques de Cuyas Cuchayo Área de Conservación Privada 103 protected area contained by site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Bosque de Cuyas. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/bosque-de-cuyas-iba-peru on 27/02/2024.