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Delta del Mayarí


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
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus NT resident 2006 unknown A1
West Indian Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arborea NT resident 2006 35 individuals A1, A3
White-crowned Pigeon Patagioenas leucocephala NT resident 2006 300 individuals A1
Antillean Nighthawk Chordeiles gundlachii LC breeding 2006 unknown A3
Cuban Nightjar Antrostomus cubanensis LC resident 2006 unknown A3
Antillean Palm-swift Tachornis phoenicobia LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Emerald Chlorostilbon ricordii LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Coccyzus merlini NR resident 2007 unknown A3
Pelecanus occidentalis NR breeding 2006 300 individuals B4i
Cuban Pygmy-owl Glaucidium siju LC resident 2006 unknown A3
Bare-legged Screech-owl Margarobyas lawrencii LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Gundlach's Hawk Accipiter gundlachi EN resident 2006 25 individuals A1, A3
Cuban Tody Todus multicolor LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Green Woodpecker Xiphidiopicus percussus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
West Indian Woodpecker Melanerpes superciliaris LC resident 2006 unknown A3
Loggerhead Kingbird Tyrannus caudifasciatus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
La Sagra's Flycatcher Myiarchus sagrae LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Pewee Contopus caribaeus LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Vireo Vireo gundlachii LC resident 2006 unknown A3
Cuban Martin Progne cryptoleuca LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Oriente Warbler Teretistris fornsi LC resident 2006 unknown A3
Icterus dominicensis NR resident 2006 unknown A3
Tawny-shouldered Blackbird Agelaius humeralis LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Cuban Blackbird Ptiloxena atroviolacea LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Greater Antillean Grackle Quiscalus niger LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Western Spindalis Spindalis zena LC resident 2007 unknown A3
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris LC winter 2006 100 individuals A1
Pyrrhulagra nigra NR resident 2006 unknown A3
Cuban Grassquit Phonipara canora LC resident 2007 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove, Second-growth or disturbed forest -
Shrubland -
Sea Sea inlets, Shallow marine areas, coral reefs and keys -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards, groves, Urban and industrial areas, Forestry and agro-industrial plantations -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
nature conservation and research -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Delta del Mayarí. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/01/2020.