Manteles - El Triunfo - Sucre

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2014

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Noble Snipe Gallinago nobilis NT resident 2008-2014 50-249 individuals A1
Cinnamon Screech-owl Megascops petersoni LC resident - present A2
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2008-2014 50-249 individuals A1
Carunculated Caracara Phalcoboenus carunculatus LC resident 2008-2014 present A2
Giant Antpitta Grallaria gigantea VU resident 2008-2010 < 50 individuals A1, A2
Greater Scythebill Drymotoxeres pucheranii NT resident - present A1
Stout-billed Cinclodes Cinclodes excelsior LC resident - present A2
Chestnut-bellied Cotinga Doliornis remseni VU resident 2008-2010 50-249 individuals A1, A2
White-capped Tanager Sericossypha albocristata VU resident - present A1
Stolzmann's Tanager Urothraupis stolzmanni LC resident 2008-2014 present A2
Masked Mountain-tanager Tephrophilus wetmorei VU resident 2008-2014 min 40 individuals A1, 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Llanganates Parque Nacional 219,919 protected area is adjacent to site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Polylepis woodland, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest -
Grassland Paramo -
Artificial/Terrestrial Abandoned or fallow farmland, disturbed ground, Arable land, Forestry and agro-industrial plantations, Improved pasture land, Perennial crops, orchards, groves -
Wetlands (inland) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Land ownership

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Manteles - El Triunfo - Sucre. Downloaded from on 17/08/2022.