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
Purple-throated Sunangel Heliangelus viola LC resident 2003 present A2
Rainbow Starfrontlet Coeligena iris LC resident 2003 present A2
Pacific Parrotlet Forpus coelestis LC resident 2005 present A2
Chapman's Antshrike Thamnophilus zarumae LC resident 2005 present A2
Bay-crowned Brush-finch Atlapetes seebohmi LC resident 2005 present A2
Black-cowled Saltator Saltator nigriceps LC resident 2005 present 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)
Bosque de Neblina Aypate - Olleros Área de Conservación Privada 244 protected area contained by site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Aypate. Downloaded from on 03/10/2022.