GT018
Montecristo


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Highland Guan Penelopina nigra VU resident 2005 50-249 individuals A1, A3
White-faced Quail-dove Zentrygon albifacies LC resident 2005 50-249 individuals A3
White-eared Hummingbird Basilinna leucotis LC resident 2005 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
Green-throated Mountain-gem Lampornis viridipallens LC resident 2005 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
Amethyst-throated Hummingbird Lampornis amethystinus LC resident 2005 250-999 individuals A3
Garnet-throated Hummingbird Lamprolaima rhami LC resident 2005 250-999 individuals A3
Fulvous Owl Strix fulvescens LC resident 2005 < 50 individuals A3
Greater Pewee Contopus pertinax LC resident 2005 250-999 individuals A3
Unicolored Jay Aphelocoma unicolor LC resident 2005 < 50 individuals A3
Bushy-crested Jay Cyanocorax melanocyaneus LC resident 2005 2,500-9,999 individuals A3
Black-capped Swallow Atticora pileata LC resident 2005 50-249 individuals A3
Rufous-browed Wren Troglodytes rufociliatus LC resident 2005 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
Blue-and-white Mockingbird Melanotis hypoleucus LC resident 2005 1,000-2,499 individuals A3
Slate-colored Solitaire Myadestes unicolor LC resident 2005 2,500-9,999 individuals A3
Black Thrush Turdus infuscatus LC resident 2005 2,500-9,999 individuals A3
Blue-crowned Chlorophonia Chlorophonia occipitalis LC resident 2005 250-999 individuals A3
Hooded Grosbeak Hesperiphona abeillei LC resident 2005 250-999 individuals A3
Black-vented Oriole Icterus wagleri LC resident 2005 50-249 individuals A3
Crescent-chested Warbler Oreothlypis superciliosa LC resident 2005 50-249 individuals A3
Golden-browed Warbler Basileuterus belli LC resident 2005 10,000-19,999 individuals A3
Painted Whitestart Myioborus pictus LC resident 2005 250-999 individuals A3
Cinnamon-bellied Flowerpiercer Diglossa baritula LC resident 2005 1,000-2,499 individuals 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Trifinio Reserva de la Biosfera 22,179 is identical to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial Forestry & agro-industrial plantations, Improved pasture land, Other urban & industrial areas, Perennial crops, orchards & groves -
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen, Pine-oak -
Shrubland Second-growth & disturbed scrub -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
water management -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Montecristo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2022.