La Cornisa

IBA Justification

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 at site IBA criteria triggered
Red-faced Guan Penelope dabbenei LC resident 2001-2003 50-249 individuals A2
Rothschild's Swift Cypseloides rothschildi NT passage 2001-2003 50-249 individuals A1, A2
Blue-capped Puffleg Eriocnemis glaucopoides LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A2
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU resident 2001-2003 < 50 breeding pairs A1
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU breeding 2001-2003 60-300 breeding pairs A1, A2
White-throated Antpitta Grallaria albigula LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A2
Zimmer's Tapaculo Scytalopus zimmeri LC resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A2

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Los Diques Reserva Provincial 26,550 is identical to site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: La Cornisa. Downloaded from on 03/06/2023.