Restinga de Maçambaba e Ilha de Cabo Frio

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
Serra Antwren Formicivora serrana LC resident 1999 present A1, A2, A3
Sooretama Slaty Antshrike Thamnophilus ambiguus LC resident - present A3
Scaled Antbird Drymophila squamata LC resident - present A3
Hangnest Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus nidipendulus LC resident - present A3
Brazilian Tanager Ramphocelus bresilius LC resident - present A3
Black-backed Tanager Tangara peruviana VU non-breeding - 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)
Reserva Extrativista Marinha Arraial Do Cabo Reserva Extrativista 51,677 protected area overlaps with site 0
Parque Estadual Da Costa Do Sol Parque 9,566 protected area overlaps with site 0
Massambaba Environmental Protection Area 10,686 protected area contains site 9,000
Massambaba State Ecological Reserve 1,396 protected area contained by site 1,396
Jacarepiá State Ecological Reserve 1,577 protected area contained by site 1,577
Área De Proteção Ambiental Do Pau Brasil Área de Proteção Ambiental 10,547 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Área De Proteção Ambiental De Massambaba Área de Proteção Ambiental 9,124 protected area overlaps with site 9,000

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Restinga de Maçambaba e Ilha de Cabo Frio. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.