Parque Estadual do Turvo

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2006 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Solitary Tinamou Tinamus solitarius NT resident - 30 individuals A1
Black-fronted Piping-guan Pipile jacutinga EN resident - present A1
Rusty-barred Owl Strix hylophila LC resident - 30 individuals A1
Saffron Toucanet Pteroglossus bailloni NT resident - 30 individuals A1
Yellow-browed Woodpecker Piculus aurulentus NT resident - 30 individuals A1
Canebrake Groundcreeper Clibanornis dendrocolaptoides LC resident - 90 individuals A1
Southern Bristle-tyrant Pogonotriccus eximius NT resident - 90 individuals A1
Creamy-bellied Gnatcatcher Polioptila lactea NT resident - common A1
Green-throated Euphonia Euphonia chalybea NT resident - 90 individuals A1
Blue Seedeater Amaurospiza moesta LC resident - 90 individuals A1

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2006).

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Parque Estadual Do Turvo Parque 16,767 is identical to site 17,008

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Parque Estadual do Turvo. Downloaded from on 01/10/2023.