IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

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 - present A1
Long-tailed Woodnymph Thalurania watertonii EN resident - present A1
Tawny Piculet Picumnus fulvescens NT resident - present A1
Golden-tailed Parrotlet Touit surdus VU resident - abundant A1
Scalloped Antbird Myrmoderus ruficauda EN resident - present A1
Buff-throated Purpletuft Iodopleura pipra EN resident - present A1
Seven-colored Tanager Tangara fastuosa VU resident 1996 present A1

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Refúgio De Vida Silvestre Mata Da Usina São José Refúgio de Vida Silvestre 290 protected area overlaps with site 0
Estação Ecológica De Caetés Estação Ecológica 11 protected area overlaps with site 0
Área De Proteção Ambiental Aldeia-Beberibe Área de Proteção Ambiental 32,480 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Igarassu. Downloaded from on 20/09/2021.