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
Solitary Tinamou Tinamus solitarius NT resident - unknown A1, A3
Spot-winged Wood-quail Odontophorus capueira LC resident - unknown A3
Scale-throated Hermit Phaethornis eurynome LC resident - unknown A3
Stephanoxis lalandi NR resident - unknown A3
Violet-capped Woodnymph Thalurania glaucopis LC resident - unknown A3
Slaty-breasted Wood-rail Aramides saracura LC resident - unknown A3
Trogon surrucura NR resident - unknown A3
Rufous-capped Motmot Baryphthengus ruficapillus LC resident - unknown A3
Buff-bellied Puffbird Notharchus swainsoni LC resident - unknown A3
Red-breasted Toucan Ramphastos dicolorus LC resident - unknown A3
Spot-billed Toucanet Selenidera maculirostris LC resident - unknown A3
Saffron Toucanet Pteroglossus bailloni NT resident - unknown A1, A3
Ochre-collared Piculet Picumnus temminckii LC resident - unknown A3
Robust Woodpecker Campephilus robustus LC resident - unknown A3
Yellow-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes flavifrons LC resident - unknown A3
White-spotted Woodpecker Veniliornis spilogaster LC resident - unknown A3
Pileated Parrot Pionopsitta pileata LC resident - unknown A3
Streak-capped Antwren Terenura maculata LC resident - unknown A3
Spot-backed Antshrike Hypoedaleus guttatus LC resident - unknown A3
Tufted Antshrike Mackenziaena severa LC resident - unknown A3
Dusky-tailed Antbird Drymophila malura LC resident - unknown A3
White-shouldered Fire-eye Pyriglena leucoptera LC resident - unknown A3
Conopophaga lineata NR resident - unknown A3
Xiphorhynchus fuscus NR resident - unknown A3
Sharp-billed Treehunter Heliobletus contaminatus LC resident - unknown A3
Black-capped Foliage-gleaner Philydor atricapillus LC resident - unknown A3
White-browed Foliage-gleaner Anabacerthia amaurotis NT breeding - unknown A1, A2, A3
Ochre-breasted Foliage-gleaner Anabacerthia lichtensteini LC resident - unknown A3
Canebrake Groundcreeper Clibanornis dendrocolaptoides NT resident - unknown A1, A2, A3
Automolus leucophthalmus NR resident - unknown A3
Olive Spinetail Cranioleuca obsoleta LC resident - unknown A3
Rufous-capped Spinetail Synallaxis ruficapilla LC resident - unknown A3
Blue Manakin Chiroxiphia caudata LC resident - unknown A3
Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis VU resident - unknown A3
Greenish Schiffornis Schiffornis virescens LC resident - unknown A3
Sao Paulo Tyrannulet Phylloscartes paulista NT resident - unknown A1, A3
Bay-ringed Tyrannulet Phylloscartes sylviolus NT resident - unknown A1, A3
Southern Bristle-tyrant Pogonotriccus eximius NT resident - unknown A1, A3
Grey-hooded Flycatcher Mionectes rufiventris LC resident - unknown A3
Eared Pygmy-tyrant Myiornis auricularis LC resident - unknown A3
Drab-breasted Bamboo-tyrant Hemitriccus diops LC resident - unknown A3
Rufous-crowned Greenlet Hylophilus poicilotis LC resident - unknown A3
Creamy-bellied Gnatcatcher Polioptila lactea NT resident - unknown A1, A3
Chestnut-bellied Euphonia Euphonia pectoralis LC resident - unknown A3
Ruby-crowned Tanager Tachyphonus coronatus LC resident - unknown A3
Chestnut-headed Tanager Thlypopsis pyrrhocoma LC resident - unknown A3
Uniform Finch Haplospiza unicolor LC resident - unknown A3
Green-headed Tanager Tangara seledon LC resident - unknown 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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2011 very high not assessed high
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming happening now whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation A comprehensive and appropriate management plan exists that aims to maintain or improve the populations of qualifying bird species The conservation measures needed for the site are being comprehensively and effectively implemented high
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Ypeti Natural Private Reserve 13,592 protected area contained by site 13,592


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Tropical deciduous forest, Tropical semi-deciduous forest, Tropical semi-evergreen forest -
Savanna Savanna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ypeti. Downloaded from on 19/09/2019.