Vale do Peruaçu

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
Yellow-legged Tinamou Crypturellus noctivagus NT resident - present A1
Golden-capped Parakeet Aratinga auricapillus NT resident - present A1
Moustached Woodcreeper Xiphocolaptes falcirostris VU resident - present A1
Chestnut-capped Foliage-gleaner Clibanornis rectirostris LC resident - present A3
Minas Gerais Tyrannulet Phylloscartes roquettei EN resident - present A1, A2, A3
Caatinga Black-tyrant Knipolegus franciscanus LC resident - present A1, A2, A3
White-striped Warbler Myiothlypis leucophrys LC resident - present A3
Scarlet-throated Tanager Compsothraupis loricata LC resident - 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.

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)
Xakriabá Rancharia Terra Indígena 6,798 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Xacriabá Terra Indígena 46,416 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Parque Nacional Cavernas Do Peruaçu Parque 56,448 protected area contained by site 0
Área De Proteção Ambiental Cavernas Do Peruaçu Área de Proteção Ambiental 143,354 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vale do Peruaçu. Downloaded from on 06/06/2020.