Sooretama / Linhares

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 unknown - 30 individuals A1, A3
Yellow-legged Tinamou Crypturellus noctivagus NT - - 30 individuals A1, A3
Red-billed Curassow Crax blumenbachii EN resident 2005 160 individuals A1, A2, A3
Spot-winged Wood-quail Odontophorus capueira LC unknown - unknown A3
Black Jacobin Florisuga fusca LC unknown - unknown A3
Hook-billed Hermit Glaucis dohrnii EN unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
Minute Hermit Phaethornis idaliae LC unknown - unknown A2, A3
Sombre Hummingbird Aphantochroa cirrochloris LC unknown - unknown A3
Violet-capped Woodnymph Thalurania glaucopis LC unknown - unknown A3
Slaty-breasted Wood-rail Aramides saracura LC unknown - unknown A3
Least Pygmy-owl Glaucidium minutissimum LC unknown - unknown A3
Black-capped Screech-owl Megascops atricapilla LC unknown - unknown A3
Tawny-browed Owl Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana LC unknown - unknown A3
White-necked Hawk Buteogallus lacernulatus VU unknown - 30 individuals A1, A3
Trogon surrucura NR unknown - unknown A3
Rufous-capped Motmot Baryphthengus ruficapillus LC unknown - unknown A3
Buff-bellied Puffbird Notharchus swainsoni LC unknown - unknown A3
Malacoptila striata NR unknown - unknown A3
Spot-billed Toucanet Selenidera maculirostris LC unknown - unknown A3
Robust Woodpecker Campephilus robustus LC unknown - unknown A3
Yellow-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes flavifrons LC unknown - unknown A3
Yellow-eared Woodpecker Veniliornis maculifrons LC unknown - unknown A2, A3
Golden-tailed Parrotlet Touit surdus VU unknown - 30 individuals A1, A3
Plain Parakeet Brotogeris tirica LC unknown - unknown A3
Red-browed Amazon Amazona rhodocorytha VU unknown - 5,990 individuals A1, A3
Ochre-marked Parakeet Pyrrhura cruentata VU unknown - 19,000 individuals A1, A3
Blue-winged Macaw Primolius maracana NT unknown - 30 individuals A1
Band-tailed Antwren Myrmotherula urosticta VU unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
Streak-capped Antwren Terenura maculata LC unknown - unknown A3
Plumbeous Antvireo Dysithamnus plumbeus VU unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
Sooretama Slaty Antshrike Thamnophilus ambiguus LC unknown - unknown A3
Scaled Antbird Drymophila squamata LC unknown - unknown A3
Scalloped Antbird Myrmoderus ruficauda EN unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
White-shouldered Fire-eye Pyriglena leucoptera LC unknown - unknown A3
Black-cheeked Gnateater Conopophaga melanops LC unknown - unknown A3
Xiphorhynchus fuscus NR unknown - unknown A3
Black-billed Scythebill Campylorhamphus falcularius LC unknown - unknown A3
Scalloped Woodcreeper Lepidocolaptes falcinellus LC unknown - unknown A3
Cichlocolaptes leucophrus NR unknown - unknown A2, A3
Black-capped Foliage-gleaner Philydor atricapillus LC unknown - unknown A3
Automolus leucophthalmus NR unknown - unknown A3
Striated Softtail Thripophaga macroura VU unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
Wied's Tyrant-manakin Neopelma aurifrons VU unknown - 30 individuals A1, A3
Black-headed Berryeater Carpornis melanocephala VU unknown - 30 individuals A1, A3
Cinnamon-vented Piha Lipaugus lanioides NT unknown - 90 individuals A1, A3
Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis VU unknown - 30 individuals A1, A3
Banded Cotinga Cotinga maculata EN unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
White-winged Cotinga Xipholena atropurpurea VU unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
Eared Pygmy-tyrant Myiornis auricularis LC unknown - unknown A3
Yellow-lored Tody-flycatcher Todirostrum poliocephalum LC unknown - unknown A3
Grey-hooded Attila Attila rufus LC unknown - unknown A3
Chestnut-bellied Euphonia Euphonia pectoralis LC unknown - unknown A3
Rufous-headed Tanager Hemithraupis ruficapilla LC unknown - unknown A3
Black-throated Grosbeak Saltator fuliginosus LC unknown - unknown A3
Ruby-crowned Tanager Tachyphonus coronatus LC unknown - unknown A3
Brazilian Tanager Ramphocelus bresilius LC unknown - unknown A3
Dubois's Seedeater Sporophila ardesiaca LC unknown - unknown A2, A3
Buffy-fronted Seedeater Sporophila frontalis VU unknown - unknown A1, A2, A3
Golden-chevroned Tanager Tangara ornata LC unknown - unknown A3
Green-headed Tanager Tangara seledon LC unknown - 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sooretama Biological Reserve 27,859 protected area contained by site 24,000
Linhares State Forest Reserve 22,000 protected area contained by site 22,000
Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves World Heritage Site 111,930 protected area contains site 46,000

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sooretama / Linhares. Downloaded from on 19/09/2019.