Chapada do Araripe

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Yellow-legged Tinamou Crypturellus noctivagus NT resident - 30 individuals A1
White-browed Guan Penelope jacucaca VU resident 2000 30 individuals A1, A3
Broad-tipped Hermit Anopetia gounellei LC resident - present A3
Long-tailed Woodnymph Thalurania watertonii EN resident 2000 30 individuals A1
Spotted Piculet Picumnus pygmaeus LC resident - present A3
Tawny Piculet Picumnus fulvescens NT resident 1993 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Blue-winged Macaw Primolius maracana NT resident - 30 individuals A1
Silvery-cheeked Antshrike Sakesphorus cristatus LC resident - present A3
Great Xenops Megaxenops parnaguae LC resident - present A3
Red-shouldered Spinetail Synallaxis hellmayri LC resident 1994 common A1, A2, A3
Caatinga Cacholote Pseudoseisura cristata LC resident - present A3
Araripe Manakin Antilophia bokermanni CR resident 2003 present A1, A3
Yellow-faced Siskin Spinus yarrellii VU resident 1996 30 individuals A1
Red-cowled Cardinal Paroaria dominicana LC resident - present 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Reserva Particular Do Patrimonio Natural Rppn Oasis Araripe Reserva Particular do Patrimônio Natural 0 protected area contained by site 0
Parque Estadual Sítio Fundão Parque 95 protected area contained by site 0
Floresta Nacional Do Araripe-Apodi Floresta 38,919 protected area contained by site 38,493
Área De Proteção Ambiental Chapada Do Araripe Área de Proteção Ambiental 972,593 protected area overlaps with site 100,000

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Chapada do Araripe. Downloaded from on 07/12/2022.