Cuesta de las Higuerillas

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
Blue-capped Puffleg Eriocnemis glaucopoides LC resident 2007 present A2
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus EN resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU resident 2007 1,000-2,499 individuals A1, A2
White-browed Tapaculo Scytalopus superciliaris LC resident 2007 present A2
Slaty Elaenia Elaenia strepera LC resident 2007 present A2
Rufous-throated Dipper Cinclus schulzii VU resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A2
Yellow-striped Brush-finch Atlapetes citrinellus LC resident 2007 present A2

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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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cuesta de las Higuerillas. Downloaded from on 25/06/2022.