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Humedales Boca de Hueque y Sauca


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Rufous-vented Chachalaca Ortalis ruficauda LC resident 2003 present A3
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber LC resident 2003 present A4i
Bare-eyed Pigeon Patagioenas corensis LC resident 2003 present A3
Buffy Hummingbird Leucippus fallax LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
American Coot Fulica americana LC resident 2003 present A1
Russet-throated Puffbird Hypnelus ruficollis LC resident 2003 present A3
Scaled Piculet Picumnus squamulatus LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-shouldered Amazon Amazona barbadensis NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, A3
Black-backed Antshrike Thamnophilus melanonotus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
White-whiskered Spinetail Synallaxis candei LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Venezuelan Flycatcher Myiarchus venezuelensis LC resident 2003 present A3
Tocuyo Sparrow Arremonops tocuyensis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Vermilion Cardinal Cardinalis phoeniceus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Orinocan Saltator Saltator orenocensis LC resident 2003 present A3
Glaucous Tanager Tangara glaucocolpa LC resident 2003 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.

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


Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mangrove, Tropical deciduous forest -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
Sea Sea inlets -
Wetlands (inland) Sand dunes and beaches, Salt/brackish marshes, Intertidal mud, sand or salt flats -
Shrubland Arid lowland scrub, Second-growth or disturbed scrub -
Marine Neritic -
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Humedales Boca de Hueque y Sauca. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2022.