IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2006

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Solitary Tinamou Tinamus solitarius NT resident - present A1, A3
Spot-winged Wood-quail Odontophorus capueira LC resident - present A3
Black Jacobin Florisuga fusca LC unknown - present A3
Sombre Hummingbird Aphantochroa cirrochloris LC resident - present A3
Long-tailed Woodnymph Thalurania watertonii EN resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Black-capped Screech-owl Megascops atricapilla LC resident - present A3
White-collared Kite Leptodon forbesi EN resident - present A1, A2, A3
Mantled Hawk Pseudastur polionotus NT resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Tawny Piculet Picumnus fulvescens NT resident - 30 individuals A1, A2
Golden-tailed Parrotlet Touit surdus VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Plain Parakeet Brotogeris tirica LC resident - present A3
Alagoas Antwren Myrmotherula snowi CR resident 2006 present A1, A2, A3
Orange-bellied Antwren Terenura sicki CR resident - present A1, A2, A3
Scalloped Antbird Myrmoderus ruficauda EN breeding - present A1, A2, A3
Black-cheeked Gnateater Conopophaga melanops LC resident - present A3
Ceara Gnateater Conopophaga cearae NT resident - present A3
Atlantic Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus atlanticus VU resident - present A3
Alagoas Foliage-gleaner Philydor novaesi EX resident 1979-1992 rare A1, A2, A3
Pernambuco Foliage-gleaner Automolus lammi EN resident - present A3
Pinto's Spinetail Synallaxis infuscata EN resident - present A1, A2, A3
Black-headed Berryeater Carpornis melanocephala VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis NT unknown - 30 individuals A1, A3
White-winged Cotinga Xipholena atropurpurea VU resident - present A1, A2, A3
Alagoas Tyrannulet Phylloscartes ceciliae CR resident - present A1, A2, A3
Chestnut-bellied Euphonia Euphonia pectoralis LC resident - present A3
Yellow-faced Siskin Spinus yarrellii VU resident - 30 individuals A1
Black-throated Grosbeak Saltator fuliginosus LC resident - present A3
Brazilian Tanager Ramphocelus bresilius LC resident - present A3
Seven-colored Tanager Tangara fastuosa VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Red-necked Tanager Tangara cyanocephala LC resident - present 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Estação Ecológica De Murici Estação Ecológica 6,132 protected area contained by site 6,116

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Murici. Downloaded from on 25/06/2022.