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Arico pine woodland


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara LC resident 2009 - B2
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major LC resident 2009 present C6
Berthelot's Pipit Anthus berthelotii LC resident 2009 - A2
Tenerife Blue Chaffinch Fringilla teydea NT resident 2005 max 720 breeding pairs A1, A2, B2, C1, C2, C6
Island Canary Serinus canaria LC resident 2009 - A2

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Teide National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 18,990 protected area overlaps with site 687
Parque Nacional del Teide Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 18,993 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Montes y cumbre de Tenerife Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 68,023 protected area overlaps with site 3,000
Ladera S. Ursula, Los Organos, Altos del Valle. Nature Park 12,114 protected area contains site 3,000
El Teide Parque Nacional 18,990 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Corona Forestal Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 41,068 protected area overlaps with site 3,000
Corona Forestal Parque Natural 41,082 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Arico pine woodland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/04/2021.