Parque Nacional do Jaú

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Grey-legged Tinamou Crypturellus duidae LC resident 2006 present A2, A3
Fiery Topaz Topaza pyra LC resident 2006 present A3
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja VU resident 2006 30 individuals A1
Yellow-billed Jacamar Galbula albirostris LC resident - present A3
Chestnut-headed Nunlet Nonnula amaurocephala LC resident 2006 present A2, A3
Tawny-tufted Toucanet Selenidera nattereri LC resident 2006 present A3
Black-spotted Barbet Capito niger LC resident - present A3
Lafresnaye's Piculet Picumnus lafresnayi LC resident - present A3
Black-headed Parrot Pionites melanocephalus LC resident - present A3
Yapacana Antbird Aprositornis disjuncta LC resident 2006 present A2, A3
Yellow-throated Antwren Myrmotherula ambigua LC resident 2006 present A2, A3
Klages's Antwren Myrmotherula klagesi VU resident 2006 90 individuals A1, A2
Spot-backed Antwren Herpsilochmus dorsimaculatus LC resident 2006 present A3
Blackish-grey Antshrike Thamnophilus nigrocinereus NT resident - present A3
Chestnut-crested Antbird Rhegmatorhina cristata LC resident 2006 present A2, A3
Black-headed Antbird Percnostola rufifrons LC resident - present A3
Saffron-crested Tyrant-manakin Neopelma chrysocephalum LC resident - present A3
Yellow-crested Manakin Heterocercus flavivertex LC resident - present A3
Capuchinbird Perissocephalus tricolor LC resident - present A3
Glossy-backed Becard Pachyramphus surinamus LC resident - present A3
Yellow-throated Flycatcher Conopias parvus LC resident - present A3
Brown-headed Greenlet Hylophilus brunneiceps LC resident - present A3
Collared Gnatwren Microbates collaris LC resident - present A3
Plumbeous Euphonia Euphonia plumbea LC resident - present A3
White-naped Seedeater Sporophila fringilloides LC resident 2006 present 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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 not assessed not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information -

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Rio Negro Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 12,001,614 protected area contains site 0
Reserva Extrativista Do Rio Unini Reserva Extrativista 849,685 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Reserva De Desenvolvimento Sustentável Amanã Reserva de Desenvolvimento Sustentável 2,303,581 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Parque Nacional Do Jaú Parque 2,367,340 is identical to site 0
Parque Estadual Rio Negro Setor Norte Parque 148,116 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Central Amazon Conservation Complex World Heritage Site (natural or mixed) 5,232,018 protected area contains site 2,377,889
Área De Proteção Ambiental - Baixo Rio Branco Área de Proteção Ambiental 1,564,730 protected area is adjacent to site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Flooded tropical evergreen forest, Tropical lowland evergreen forest, White sand forest -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional do Jaú. Downloaded from on 30/01/2023.