Paramillo Natural National Park

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
Great Curassow Crax rubra VU resident 2003 present A1
Blue-billed Curassow Crax alberti CR resident 2005 common A1, A2
Recurve-billed Bushbird Clytoctantes alixii EN resident 2003 common A1, A2
Tanager Finch Oreothraupis arremonops LC resident 2003 common A1
Red-bellied Grackle Hypopyrrhus pyrohypogaster VU resident 2003 common A1
Sooty Ant-tanager Habia gutturalis NT resident 2003 common 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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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Paramillo Parque Nacional Natural 460,000 protected area overlaps with site 460,000


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Tropical lowland evergreen forest, Polylepis woodland, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest, Flooded tropical evergreen forest -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Improved pasture land -
Shrubland Semihumid/humid montane scrub, Scrub -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Paramillo Natural National Park. Downloaded from on 06/03/2021.