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Henri Pittier National Park (Parque Nacional Henri Pittier IBA)


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Band-tailed Guan Penelope argyrotis LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-vented Chachalaca Ortalis ruficauda LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-knobbed Curassow Crax daubentoni NT resident 2003 present A1, A3
Helmeted Curassow Pauxi pauxi EN breeding 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Venezuelan Wood-quail Odontophorus columbianus NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Tepui Swift Streptoprocne phelpsi LC resident 2003 present A2
Chlorostilbon alice NR resident 2003 present A2, A3
Lazuline Sabrewing Campylopterus falcatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Buffy Hummingbird Leucippus fallax LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Copper-rumped Hummingbird Amazilia tobaci LC resident 2003 present A3
Violet-chested Hummingbird Sternoclyta cyanopectus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rufous-shafted Woodstar Chaetocercus jourdanii LC resident 2003 present A3
Plain-flanked Rail Rallus wetmorei EN resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis NT resident 2003 present A1
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja NT resident 2003 present A1
White-tipped Quetzal Pharomachrus fulgidus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Pale-headed Jacamar Brachygalba goeringi LC resident 2003 present A3
Hypnelus ruficollis NR resident 2003 present A3
Aulacorhynchus sulcatus NR resident 2003 present A3
Scaled Piculet Picumnus squamulatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Red-eared Parakeet Pyrrhura hoematotis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Military Macaw Ara militaris VU resident 2003 present A1
White-streaked Antvireo Dysithamnus leucostictus VU resident 2003 present A3
Black-backed Antshrike Thamnophilus melanonotus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Great Antpitta Grallaria excelsa VU resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Scallop-breasted Antpitta Grallaricula loricata NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Caracas Tapaculo Scytalopus caracae LC resident 2003 present A3
Scalloped Antthrush Chamaeza turdina LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Guttulate Foliage-gleaner Syndactyla guttulata LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Streak-capped Treehunter Thripadectes virgaticeps LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-throated Spinetail Synallaxis castanea LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Handsome Fruiteater Pipreola formosa LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rufous-lored Tyrannulet Phylloscartes flaviventris LC resident 2003 present A3
Venezuelan Bristle-tyrant Pogonotriccus venezuelanus NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Zimmerius improbus NR resident 2003 present A3
Venezuelan Flycatcher Myiarchus venezuelensis LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-bellied Chat-tyrant Silvicultrix diadema LC resident 2003 present A3
Stripe-backed Wren Campylorhynchus nuchalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-faced Siskin Spinus yarrellii VU resident 2003 present A1
Red Siskin Spinus cucullatus EN resident 2003 present A1
Golden-winged Sparrow Arremon schlegeli LC resident 2003 present A3
Ochre-breasted Brush-finch Atlapetes semirufus LC resident 2003 present A3
Fulvous-headed Tanager Thlypopsis fulviceps LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Glaucous Tanager Tangara glaucocolpa LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-capped Tanager Tangara heinei LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-cheeked Tanager Tangara rufigenis 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)
Henri Pittier National Park 107,000 is identical to site 107,800

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Second-growth or disturbed forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Tropical deciduous forest, Tropical lowland evergreen forest, Mangrove -
Shrubland Second-growth or disturbed scrub, Arid lowland scrub -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
Wetlands (inland) Coastal lagoons, Rivers, Streams, Intertidal mud, sand or salt flats -
Artificial - terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards, groves, Arable land, Forestry and agro-industrial plantations -
Grassland Second-growth or grazed grasslands -
Rocky areas -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
water management -
nature conservation and research -
fisheries/aquaculture -
military -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Henri Pittier National Park (Parque Nacional Henri Pittier IBA). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/12/2019.