Parque Nacional da Serra das Confusões

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 2002 common A1
White-browed Guan Penelope jacucaca VU resident 2002 rare A1, A3
Pygmy Nightjar Nyctipolus hirundinaceus LC resident - present A3
Broad-tipped Hermit Anopetia gounellei LC resident - present A3
Spotted Piculet Picumnus pygmaeus LC resident - present A3
Blue-winged Macaw Primolius maracana NT resident 2002 rare A1
Caatinga Antwren Herpsilochmus sellowi LC resident - common A1, A3
Silvery-cheeked Antshrike Sakesphorus cristatus LC resident - present A3
White-browed Antpitta Hylopezus ochroleucus NT resident - common A1, A3
Moustached Woodcreeper Xiphocolaptes falcirostris VU resident 2002 common A1
Great Xenops Megaxenops parnaguae LC resident - present A3
Caatinga Cachalote Pseudoseisura cristata LC resident - present A3
Red-shouldered Spinetail Synallaxis hellmayri LC resident 2002 90 individuals A1, A3
Red-cowled Cardinal Paroaria dominicana 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)
Parque Nacional Serra Das Confusões Parque 823,843 protected area contains site 502,411

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional da Serra das Confusões. Downloaded from on 30/10/2020.