Reserva Provincial Lagunas de Epulaufquen

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
Spectacled Duck Speculanas specularis NT resident 2001-2003 < 50 breeding pairs A1, A3
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU resident 2001-2003 < 50 breeding pairs A1
Austral Parakeet Enicognathus ferrugineus LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Chestnut-throated Huet-huet Pteroptochos castaneus LC resident 2001-2003 present A2
Magellanic Tapaculo Scytalopus magellanicus LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
White-throated Treerunner Pygarrhichas albogularis LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Thorn-tailed Rayadito Aphrastura spinicauda LC resident 2001-2003 present A3
Patagonian Tyrant Colorhamphus parvirostris LC non-breeding 2001-2003 present A3
White-browed Ground-tyrant Muscisaxicola albilora LC breeding 2001-2003 present 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)
Lagunas de Epulaufquen Provincial Reserve 0 is identical to site 7,500
Epulauquen Reserva Provincial Turístico Forestal 7,450 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Reserva Provincial Lagunas de Epulaufquen. Downloaded from on 27/11/2022.