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El Rodeo, Cerros de Escazú and La Carpintera


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
Black Guan Chamaepetes unicolor LC breeding 2006 < 50 individuals A1, A2, A3
Black-breasted Wood-quail Odontophorus leucolaemus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Buff-fronted Quail-dove Zentrygon costaricensis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Chiriqui Quail-dove Zentrygon chiriquensis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Dusky Nightjar Antrostomus saturatus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Charming Hummingbird Amazilia decora LC breeding 2006 unknown A2
Fiery-throated Hummingbird Panterpe insignis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Purple-throated Mountain-gem Lampornis calolaemus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Purple-throated Mountain-gem Lampornis calolaemus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Scintillant Hummingbird Selasphorus scintilla LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Bare-shanked Screech-owl Megascops clarkii LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Collared Trogon Trogon collaris LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Fiery-billed Araçari Pteroglossus frantzii LC breeding 2006 unknown A2
Prong-billed Barbet Semnornis frantzii LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Sulphur-winged Parakeet Pyrrhura hoffmanni LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Black-hooded Antshrike Thamnophilus bridgesi LC breeding 2006 unknown A2
Silvery-fronted Tapaculo Scytalopus argentifrons LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Streak-breasted Treehunter Thripadectes rufobrunneus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Ruddy Treerunner Margarornis rubiginosus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Myiodynastes hemichrysus NR breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Black-capped Flycatcher Empidonax atriceps LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Dark Pewee Contopus lugubris LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Ochraceous Pewee Contopus ochraceus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2
Yellow-winged Vireo Vireo carmioli LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Ochraceous Wren Troglodytes ochraceus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Riverside Wren Cantorchilus semibadius LC breeding 2006 unknown A2
Black-faced Solitaire Myadestes melanops LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Black-and-yellow Silky-flycatcher Phainoptila melanoxantha LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Long-tailed Silky-flycatcher Ptiliogonys caudatus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Golden-browed Chlorophonia Chlorophonia callophrys LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Sooty-capped Bush-tanager Chlorospingus pileatus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Yellow-thighed Finch Pselliophorus tibialis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Large-footed Finch Pezopetes capitalis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Wrenthrush Zeledonia coronata LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Flame-throated Warbler Oreothlypis gutturalis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Black-cheeked Warbler Basileuterus melanogenys LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Collared Whitestart Myioborus torquatus LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Black-thighed Grosbeak Pheucticus tibialis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Cherrie's Tanager Ramphocelus costaricensis LC breeding 2006 unknown A2
Peg-billed Finch Acanthidops bairdi LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Slaty Flowerpiercer Diglossa plumbea LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, A3
Spangle-cheeked Tanager Tangara dowii LC breeding 2006 unknown A2, 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)
Quitirrisí Zona Protectora 112 protected area contained by site 0
El Rodeo Zona Protectora 2,109 protected area contained by site 0
Cerros de la Carpintera Zona Protectora 2,391 protected area overlaps with site 0
Cerro de Escazú Zona Protectora 7,176 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: El Rodeo, Cerros de Escazú and La Carpintera. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/04/2020.