BR191
Maciços da Tijuca e Pedra Branca


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
Saw-billed Hermit Ramphodon naevius NT resident - 30 individuals A1
Saffron Toucanet Pteroglossus bailloni NT resident - 30 individuals A1
Brown-backed Parrotlet Touit melanonotus VU resident - present A1
Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis VU unknown - 30 individuals A1
Russet-winged Spadebill Platyrinchus leucoryphus VU resident - 30 individuals A1
Black-backed Tanager Tangara peruviana VU unknown - 30 individuals A1

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


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tijuca Park 3,958 protected area contained by site 3,200
Pedra Branca State Park 12,554 protected area contained by site 12,554


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Maciços da Tijuca e Pedra Branca. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/11/2019.