PE041
Cotahuasi


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Puna Tinamou Tinamotis pentlandii LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Puna Teal Spatula puna LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis NT unknown 2008 unknown A1
Bare-faced Ground-dove Metriopelia ceciliae LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Black Metaltail Metallura phoebe LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Giant Coot Fulica gigantea LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Puna Ibis Plegadis ridgwayi LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Andean Avocet Recurvirostra andina LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Puna Plover Charadrius alticola LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT unknown 2008 unknown A1
Colaptes rupicola NR unknown 2008 unknown A3
Stripe-headed Antpitta Grallaria andicolus LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Thick-billed Miner Geositta crassirostris LC unknown 2008 unknown A2
White-throated Earthcreeper Upucerthia albigula LC unknown 2008 unknown A2, A3
Upucerthia jelskii NR unknown 2008 unknown A3
Rusty-crowned Tit-spinetail Leptasthenura pileata LC unknown 2008 unknown A2, A3
Streaked Tit-spinetail Leptasthenura striata LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Streak-throated Canastero Asthenes humilis LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Canyon Canastero Asthenes pudibunda LC unknown 2008 unknown A2, A3
Cactus Canastero Pseudasthenes cactorum LC unknown 2008 unknown A2
Ash-breasted Tit-tyrant Anairetes alpinus EN unknown 2008 unknown A1, A2, A3
D'Orbigny's Chat-tyrant Ochthoeca oenanthoides LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Andean Negrito Lessonia oreas LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Puna Ground-tyrant Muscisaxicola juninensis LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
White-fronted Ground-tyrant Muscisaxicola albifrons LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Rufous-webbed Bush-tyrant Polioxolmis rufipennis LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
White-tailed Shrike-tyrant Agriornis albicauda VU unknown 2008 unknown A1
Rusty-bellied Brush-finch Atlapetes nationi LC unknown 2008 unknown A2, A3
Slender-billed Finch Xenospingus concolor NT unknown 2008 unknown A1, A2
Chestnut-breasted Mountain-finch Poospizopsis caesar LC unknown 2008 unknown A2, A3
Giant Conebill Conirostrum binghami NT unknown 2008 unknown A1
Bright-rumped Yellow-finch Sicalis uropigyalis LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Raimondi's Yellow-finch Sicalis raimondii LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
Peruvian Sierra-finch Phrygilus punensis LC unknown 2008 unknown A3
White-winged Diuca-finch Chionodacryon speculiferum LC unknown 2008 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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sub Cuenca del Cotahuasi Landscape Reserve 490,550 is identical to site 430,550


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cotahuasi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/07/2019.