JM006
Litchfield Mountain - Matheson's Run


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
White-crowned Pigeon Patagioenas leucocephala NT resident 2007 unknown A1
Ring-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas caribaea VU resident 2007 50-100 individuals A1, A2
Plain Pigeon Patagioenas inornata NT resident 2007 unknown A1
Crested Quail-dove Geotrygon versicolor NT resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Jamaican Mango Anthracothorax mango LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Red-billed Streamertail Trochilus polytmus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Vervain Hummingbird Mellisuga minima LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Chestnut-bellied Cuckoo Coccyzus pluvialis LC resident 2006 unknown A2
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vetula LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Tody Todus todus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Woodpecker Melanerpes radiolatus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Black-billed Amazon Amazona agilis VU resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Yellow-billed Amazon Amazona collaria VU resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Jamaican Becard Pachyramphus niger LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Small Jamaican Elaenia Myiopagis cotta LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Sad Flycatcher Myiarchus barbirostris LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Rufous-tailed Flycatcher Myiarchus validus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Stolid Flycatcher Myiarchus stolidus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Pewee Contopus pallidus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Blue Mountain Vireo Vireo osburni NT resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Jamaican Vireo Vireo modestus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Crow Corvus jamaicensis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Rufous-throated Solitaire Myadestes genibarbis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
White-eyed Thrush Turdus jamaicensis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
White-chinned Thrush Turdus aurantius LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Euphonia Euphonia jamaica LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Oriole Icterus leucopteryx LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Blackbird Nesopsar nigerrimus EN resident 2007 unknown A1, A2
Arrowhead Warbler Setophaga pharetra LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Jamaican Spindalis Spindalis nigricephala LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Orangequit Euneornis campestris LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Yellow-shouldered Grassquit Loxipasser anoxanthus LC resident 2007 unknown A2

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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Litchfield (Lychfield Matheson's Run) Forest Reserve 4,485 protected area contained by site 0
Hyde Hall Mountain Forest Reserve 662 protected area contained by site 0
Cockpit Country Forest Reserve 22,175 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Brislington Crown Land Other Area 232 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
energy production and mining -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Litchfield Mountain - Matheson's Run. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/10/2019.