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Mil Cumbres


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
Plain Pigeon Patagioenas inornata NT resident 2007 unknown A1, A3
Key West Quail-dove Geotrygon chrysia LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Grey-headed Quail-dove Geotrygon caniceps VU resident 2007 unknown A1, A3
Blue-headed Quail-dove Starnoenas cyanocephala EN resident 2007 unknown A1, A3
Cuban Emerald Chlorostilbon ricordii LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Bee Hummingbird Mellisuga helenae NT resident 2007 20 individuals A1, A3
Cuban Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus merlini LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Pygmy-owl Glaucidium siju LC unknown 2007 unknown A3
Bare-legged Screech-owl Margarobyas lawrencii LC unknown 2007 unknown A3
Gundlach's Hawk Accipiter gundlachi EN resident 2007 unknown A1, A3
Cuban Trogon Priotelus temnurus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Tody Todus multicolor LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Fernandina's Flicker Colaptes fernandinae VU resident 2007 unknown A1, A3
Cuban Green Woodpecker Xiphidiopicus percussus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
West Indian Woodpecker Melanerpes superciliaris LC resident 2006 unknown A3
Cuban Amazon Amazona leucocephala NT resident 2007 unknown A1, A3
Cuban Parakeet Psittacara euops VU resident 2007 10 breeding pairs A1, A3
Loggerhead Kingbird Tyrannus caudifasciatus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Giant Kingbird Tyrannus cubensis EN resident 2007 unknown A1, A3
La Sagra's Flycatcher Myiarchus sagrae LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Pewee Contopus caribaeus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Vireo Vireo gundlachii LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Crow Corvus nasicus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Solitaire Myadestes elisabeth NT resident 2007 40 individuals A1, A3
Yellow-headed Warbler Teretistris fernandinae LC resident 2007 unknown A2, A3
Cuban Oriole Icterus melanopsis LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Blackbird Ptiloxena atroviolacea LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Greater Antillean Grackle Quiscalus niger LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Olive-capped Warbler Setophaga pityophila LC resident 2007 unknown A2, A3
Western Spindalis Spindalis zena LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris LC winter 2007 unknown A1
Cuban Bullfinch Pyrrhulagra nigra NT resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Grassquit Phonipara canora 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)
Sierra la Güira Reserva Ecológica 2,065 protected area contained by site 0
San Marcos Reserva Florística Manejada 259 protected area overlaps with site 0
Parnaso - Los Montes Ecological Reserve 9,091 protected area overlaps with site 0
Mil Cumbres Área Protegida de Recursos Manejados 1,405,860 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Shrubland -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater marshes/swamps -
Artificial/Terrestrial Urban and industrial areas, Forestry and agro-industrial plantations, Perennial crops, orchards, groves -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
military -
tourism/recreation -
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mil Cumbres. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/04/2020.