AR050
Cuesta del Obispo


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
Moreno's Ground-dove Metriopelia morenoi LC resident 2001-2003 present A2
Rothschild's Swift Cypseloides rothschildi NT resident 2001-2003 120 individuals A1, A2, A3
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU breeding 2001-2003 50-249 individuals A1
Southern Andean Flicker Colaptes rupicola LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU resident 2001-2003 250-999 individuals A1, A2, A3
Zimmer's Tapaculo Scytalopus zimmeri LC resident 2001-2003 present A2, A3
Rock Earthcreeper Ochetorhynchus andaecola LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Streak-fronted Thornbird Phacellodomus striaticeps LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Scribble-tailed Canastero Asthenes maculicauda LC resident 2001-2003 present A2, A3
Maquis Canastero Asthenes heterura LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1, A2, A3
Creamy-breasted Canastero Asthenes dorbignyi LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Slaty Elaenia Elaenia strepera LC resident 2001-2003 present A2
D'Orbigny's Chat-tyrant Ochthoeca oenanthoides LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Rufous-throated Dipper Cinclus schulzii VU resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1, A2, A3
Brown-backed Mockingbird Mimus dorsalis LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Tucuman Mountain-finch Poospiza baeri VU resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1, A2, A3
Rufous-bellied Mountain-tanager Pseudosaltator rufiventris LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1, 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
La Laguna Zona de Res. de Fauna Silvestre 0 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cuesta del Obispo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2022.