AR115
Parque Provincial Urugua-í


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
Solitary Tinamou Tinamus solitarius NT resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Black-fronted Piping-guan Pipile jacutinga EN resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Brazilian Merganser Mergus octosetaceus CR resident 2007 1-2 individuals A1
Scale-throated Hermit Phaethornis eurynome LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Tawny-browed Owl Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana LC resident 2007 < 50 individuals A2, A3
Rusty-barred Owl Strix hylophila NT resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Trogon surrucura NR resident 2007 unknown A3
Saffron Toucanet Pteroglossus bailloni NT resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Yellow-browed Woodpecker Piculus aurulentus NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Helmeted Woodpecker Hylatomus galeatus VU resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Pileated Parrot Pionopsitta pileata LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Spot-backed Antshrike Hypoedaleus guttatus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Large-tailed Antshrike Mackenziaena leachii LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Tufted Antshrike Mackenziaena severa LC resident 2007 unknown A3
White-bearded Antshrike Biatas nigropectus VU resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A2, A3
Bertoni's Antbird Drymophila rubricollis LC resident 2007 unknown A2, A3
Speckle-breasted Antpitta Hylopezus nattereri LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Spotted Bamboowren Psilorhamphus guttatus NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A2, A3
Mouse-colored Tapaculo Scytalopus speluncae LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Automolus leucophthalmus NR resident 2007 unknown A3
Black-billed Scythebill Campylorhamphus falcularius LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Scalloped Woodcreeper Lepidocolaptes falcinellus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Sharp-billed Treehunter Heliobletus contaminatus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Black-capped Foliage-gleaner Philydor atricapillus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Ochre-breasted Foliage-gleaner Anabacerthia lichtensteini LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Canebrake Groundcreeper Clibanornis dendrocolaptoides NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A2, A3
Bay-ringed Tyrannulet Phylloscartes sylviolus NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Southern Bristle-tyrant Pogonotriccus eximius NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Grey-hooded Flycatcher Mionectes rufiventris LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Drab-breasted Bamboo-tyrant Hemitriccus diops LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Greenish Tyrannulet Phyllomyias virescens LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Creamy-bellied Gnatcatcher Polioptila lactea NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Green-throated Euphonia Euphonia chalybea NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Amaurospiza moesta NR resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A3
Chestnut-headed Tanager Thlypopsis pyrrhocoma LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Uniform Finch Haplospiza unicolor LC resident 2007 unknown 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


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Urugua-í Provincial Park 84,000 is identical to site 84,000
Iguazu National Park World Heritage Site 55,500 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Local conservation groups

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

Name Year formed
Conservación Argentina (CA) 2001
For more information on BirdLife's work with Local conservation groups please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Provincial Urugua-í. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/12/2018.