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Parque Nacional Canaima


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
Tepui Tinamou Crypturellus ptaritepui LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Marail Guan Penelope marail LC resident 2003 present A3
Black Curassow Crax alector VU resident 2003 present A3
Roraiman Nightjar Setopagis whitelyi LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Tepui Swift Streptoprocne phelpsi LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Tepui Goldenthroat Polytmus milleri LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Peacock Coquette Lophornis pavoninus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Velvet-browed Brilliant Heliodoxa xanthogonys LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rufous-breasted Sabrewing Campylopterus hyperythrus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus rufipennis LC resident 2003 present A3
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis NT resident 2003 present A1
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja NT resident 2003 present A1
Yellow-billed Jacamar Galbula albirostris LC resident 2003 present A3
Black Nunbird Monasa atra LC resident 2003 present A3
Guianan Toucanet Selenidera piperivora LC resident 2003 present A3
Golden-collared Woodpecker Veniliornis cassini LC resident 2003 present A3
Tepui Parrotlet Nannopsittaca panychlora LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Caica Parrot Pyrilia caica NT resident 2003 present A3
Blue-cheeked Amazon Amazona dufresniana NT resident 2003 present A1, A3
Black-headed Parrot Pionites melanocephalus LC resident 2003 present A3
Fiery-shouldered Parakeet Pyrrhura egregia LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Brown-bellied Antwren Epinecrophylla gutturalis NT resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-bellied Antwren Isleria guttata LC resident 2003 present A3
Spot-tailed Antwren Herpsilochmus sticturus LC resident 2003 present A3
Todd's Antwren Herpsilochmus stictocephalus LC resident 2003 present A3
Roraiman Antwren Herpsilochmus roraimae LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Streak-backed Antshrike Thamnophilus insignis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rufous-throated Antbird Gymnopithys rufigula LC resident 2003 present A3
Tepui Antpitta Myrmothera simplex LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
White-throated Foliage-gleaner Syndactyla roraimae LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Roraiman Barbtail Roraimia adusta LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Tepui Spinetail Cranioleuca demissa LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Saffron-crested Tyrant-manakin Neopelma chrysocephalum LC resident 2003 present A3
Tiny Tyrant-manakin Tyranneutes virescens LC resident 2003 present A3
Olive Manakin Xenopipo uniformis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Scarlet-horned Manakin Ceratopipra cornuta LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Orange-bellied Manakin Lepidothrix suavissima LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
White-throated Manakin Corapipo gutturalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Red-banded Fruiteater Pipreola whitelyi LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Capuchinbird Perissocephalus tricolor LC resident 2003 present A3
Rose-collared Piha Lipaugus streptophorus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Dusky Purpletuft Iodopleura fusca LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-fronted Tyrannulet Phylloscartes nigrifrons LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Chapman's Bristle-tyrant Pogonotriccus chapmani LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Ruddy Tody-flycatcher Poecilotriccus russatus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Great Elaenia Elaenia dayi LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Bearded Tachuri Polystictus pectoralis NT resident 2003 present A1
Yellow-throated Flycatcher Conopias parvus LC resident 2003 present A3
Tepui Vireo Vireo sclateri LC resident 2003 present A3
Collared Gnatwren Microbates collaris LC resident 2003 present A3
Flutist Wren Microcerculus ustulatus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Tepui Wren Troglodytes rufulus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Plumbeous Euphonia Euphonia plumbea LC resident 2003 present A3
Tepui Brush-finch Atlapetes personatus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Golden-tufted Grackle Macroagelaius imthurni LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Tepui Whitestart Myioborus castaneocapilla LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Olive-backed Tanager Mitrospingus oleagineus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Blue-backed Tanager Cyanicterus cyanicterus LC resident 2003 present A3
Greater Flowerpiercer Diglossa major LC 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sur del Estado Bolívar Protective Zone 7,262,358 protected area overlaps with site 0
San Pedro Forest Plot 757,400 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Paragua Forest Reserve 782,000 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Imataca Forest Reserve 3,821,958 protected area overlaps with site 0
Formaciones de Tepuyes Natural Monument 569,820 protected area overlaps with site 0
Canaima National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 3,000,000 protected area overlaps with site 3,000,000
Canaima National Park 3,000,000 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Gallery (or Riparian) forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest, Tropical deciduous forest, Elfin forest, Palm forest -
Savanna -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers, Streams -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Caves and Subterranean Habitats (non-aquatic) -
Artificial/Terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards, groves -
Shrubland Semihumid/humid montane scrub -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
nature conservation and research -
hunting -
agriculture -
military -
energy production and mining -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Canaima. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/11/2020.