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Mashpi-Pachijal


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2014

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Berlepsch's Tinamou Crypturellus berlepschi LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Baudo Guan Penelope ortoni EN resident 2012 present A1, A2, A3
Dark-backed Wood-quail Odontophorus melanonotus VU resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Dusky Pigeon Patagioenas goodsoni LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Pallid Dove Leptotila pallida LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Choco Poorwill Nyctiphrynus rosenbergi NT resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
White-whiskered Hermit Phaethornis yaruqui LC resident 2010-2013 frequent A3
Violet-tailed Sylph Aglaiocercus coelestis LC resident 2010-2013 frequent A2, A3
Brown Inca Coeligena wilsoni LC resident 2010-2013 frequent A2, A3
Velvet-purple Coronet Boissonneaua jardini LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Purple-bibbed Whitetip Urosticte benjamini LC resident 2010-2013 present A2
Empress Brilliant Heliodoxa imperatrix LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Purple-chested Hummingbird Amazilia rosenbergi LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Banded Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus radiolosus EN resident 2012-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Cloudforest Pygmy-owl Glaucidium nubicola VU resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A3
Choco Trogon Trogon comptus LC resident 2010-2013 frequent A2
Choco Toucan Ramphastos brevis LC resident 2010-2013 frequent A2, A3
Plate-billed Mountain-toucan Andigena laminirostris NT resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Orange-fronted Barbet Capito squamatus LC resident 2010 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Toucan Barbet Semnornis ramphastinus NT resident 2010 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Lita Woodpecker Piculus litae LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Plumbeous Forest-falcon Micrastur plumbeus VU resident 2012 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Rose-faced Parrot Pyrilia pulchra LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Bronze-winged Parrot Pionus chalcopterus LC resident 2010-2013 common A3
Stub-tailed Antbird Sipia berlepschi LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Esmeraldas Antbird Sipia nigricauda LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Moustached Antpitta Grallaria alleni VU resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A3
Narino Tapaculo Scytalopus vicinior LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Fulvous-dotted Treerunner Margarornis stellatus NT resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Club-winged Manakin Machaeropterus deliciosus LC resident 2010-2013 frequent A2, A3
Orange-breasted Fruiteater Pipreola jucunda LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Long-wattled Umbrellabird Cephalopterus penduliger VU resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Black-tipped Cotinga Carpodectes hopkei LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Pacific Flatbill Rhynchocyclus pacificus LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Black-billed Peppershrike Cyclarhis nigrirostris LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Choco Vireo Vireo masteri NT resident 2010-2012 present A1, A2, A3
Black Solitaire Entomodestes coracinus LC resident 2010-2013 rare A2, A3
Yellow-collared Chlorophonia Chlorophonia flavirostris LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Dusky Bush-tanager Chlorospingus semifuscus LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Ochre-breasted Tanager Habia stolzmanni LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Scarlet-and-white Tanager Chrysothlypis salmoni LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Black-winged Saltator Saltator atripennis LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Indigo Flowerpiercer Diglossa indigotica LC resident 2010-2013 frequent A2, A3
Black-chinned Mountain-tanager Anisognathus notabilis LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Glistening-green Tanager Chlorochrysa phoenicotis LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Yellow-green Tanager Bangsia flavovirens VU resident 2010-2013 min 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Moss-backed Tanager Bangsia edwardsi LC resident 2010-2013 present A2, A3
Rufous-throated Tanager Tangara rufigula LC resident 2010-2013 present A3
Blue-whiskered Tanager Tangara johannae NT resident 2010-2012 min 90 individuals A1, A2, 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mashpi-Guaycuyacu-Sahuangal Other 17,156 protected area contained by site 17,156
ACUS Subcuenca del Pachijal Other 15,882 protected area contained by site 15,882

Land ownership




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mashpi-Pachijal. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/04/2021.