AR011
Alto Calilegua


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
Red-faced Guan Penelope dabbenei LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Rothschild's Swift Cypseloides rothschildi NT resident 2007 250-999 individuals A1, A2, A3
Blue-capped Puffleg Eriocnemis glaucopoides LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT breeding 2007 50-249 individuals A1
Colaptes rupicola NR resident 2007 present A3
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU breeding 2007 250-999 individuals A1, A2, A3
White-throated Antpitta Grallaria albigula LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Zimmer's Tapaculo Scytalopus zimmeri LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Tawny Tit-spinetail Sylviorthorhynchus yanacensis NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Streak-fronted Thornbird Phacellodomus striaticeps LC resident 2007 present A3
Maquis Canastero Asthenes heterura NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Slaty Elaenia Elaenia strepera LC resident 2007 present A2
D'Orbigny's Chat-tyrant Ochthoeca oenanthoides LC resident 2007 present A3
Rufous-throated Dipper Cinclus schulzii VU resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A2, A3
Yellow-striped Brush-finch Atlapetes citrinellus LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Tucuman Mountain-finch Poospiza baeri VU resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Rufous-bellied Mountain-tanager Pseudosaltator rufiventris NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, 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


Local conservation groups

The local conservation groups below are working to support conservation at this IBA.

Name Year formed
Fundación para la Conservación y Estudio de la Biodiversidad (CEBIO) 2003
For more information on BirdLife's work with Local conservation groups please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Alto Calilegua. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/11/2019.