Lagunas Rogaguado y Ginebra

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2008 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Greater Rhea Rhea americana NT resident - present A1
Orinoco Goose Neochen jubata NT resident - present A1
Yellow-faced Amazon Alipiopsitta xanthops NT unknown 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Curl-crested Jay Cyanocorax cristatellus LC resident - present A3

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2008).


Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Palm forest -
Shrubland Cerrado -
Savanna Cerrado, Savanna -
Wetlands (inland) Ephemeral pools and wetlands, Freshwater lakes and pools, Rivers -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Lagunas Rogaguado y Ginebra. Downloaded from on 02/10/2023.