Mashua y La Caldera

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
Golden-plumed Parakeet Leptosittaca branickii VU resident 2003 present A1
Russet-mantled Softtail Cranioleuca berlepschi VU resident 2003 present A1, A2
Plain-tailed Warbling-finch Microspingus alticola EN resident 2003 present A1
Golden-backed Mountain-tanager Cnemathraupis aureodorsalis EN resident 2003 present A1, A2

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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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Semihumid/humid montane scrub -
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
unknown -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mashua y La Caldera. Downloaded from on 20/09/2020.