Parque Nacional El Rey

IBA Justification

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 at site IBA criteria triggered
Rothschild's Swift Cypseloides rothschildi NT resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1, A2
Blue-capped Puffleg Eriocnemis glaucopoides LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A2
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1
Black Solitary Eagle Buteogallus solitarius NT resident 1990-2007 1 individuals A1
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus EN resident 2001-2003 1 breeding pairs A1
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU breeding 2001-2003 250-999 individuals A1, A2
White-throated Antpitta Grallaria albigula LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A2
White-browed Tapaculo Scytalopus superciliaris LC resident 2001-2003 50-249 individuals A2
Slaty Elaenia Elaenia strepera LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A2
Yellow-striped Brush-finch Atlapetes citrinellus LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A2

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Garrapata Reserva Natural Privada 4,811 protected area is adjacent to site 0
El Rey Parque Nacional 44,162 protected area overlaps with site 44,100

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Parque Nacional El Rey. Downloaded from on 30/05/2023.