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Parque Nacional de Itatiaia


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 - 30 individuals A1, A3
Spot-winged Wood-quail Odontophorus capueira LC resident - present A3
Purple-winged Ground-dove Paraclaravis geoffroyi CR resident - present A1, A3
Long-trained Nightjar Macropsalis forcipata LC resident - present A3
Black Jacobin Florisuga fusca LC unknown - present A3
Scale-throated Hermit Phaethornis eurynome LC resident - present A3
Dusky-throated Hermit Phaethornis squalidus LC resident - present A3
Brazilian Ruby Clytolaema rubricauda LC resident - present A3
Green-crowned Plovercrest Stephanoxis lalandi LC resident - present A3
Violet-capped Woodnymph Thalurania glaucopis LC resident - present A3
White-throated Hummingbird Leucochloris albicollis LC unknown - present A3
Slaty-breasted Wood-rail Aramides saracura LC resident - present A3
Black-capped Screech-owl Megascops atricapilla LC resident - present A3
Tawny-browed Owl Pulsatrix koeniswaldiana LC resident - present A3
Rusty-barred Owl Strix hylophila NT resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Mantled Hawk Pseudastur polionotus NT resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Northern Surucua Trogon Trogon aurantius LC resident - present A3
Rufous-capped Motmot Baryphthengus ruficapillus LC resident - present A3
Buff-bellied Puffbird Notharchus swainsoni LC resident - present A3
Greater Crescent-chested Puffbird Malacoptila striata LC resident - present A3
Red-breasted Toucan Ramphastos dicolorus LC breeding - present A3
Spot-billed Toucanet Selenidera maculirostris LC resident - present A3
Saffron Toucanet Pteroglossus bailloni NT resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Robust Woodpecker Campephilus robustus LC resident - present A3
Yellow-browed Woodpecker Piculus aurulentus NT resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Yellow-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes flavifrons LC resident - present A3
White-spotted Woodpecker Veniliornis spilogaster LC resident - present A3
Brown-backed Parrotlet Touit melanonotus VU resident - present A1, A3
Plain Parakeet Brotogeris tirica LC resident - present A3
Pileated Parrot Pionopsitta pileata LC unknown - present A3
Maroon-bellied Parakeet Pyrrhura frontalis LC resident - present A3
Blue-winged Macaw Primolius maracana NT resident - 30 individuals A1
Streak-capped Antwren Terenura maculata LC resident - present A3
Star-throated Antwren Rhopias gularis LC resident - present A3
Spot-breasted Antvireo Dysithamnus stictothorax NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Rufous-backed Antvireo Dysithamnus xanthopterus LC resident - present A2, A3
Large-tailed Antshrike Mackenziaena leachii LC resident - present A3
Tufted Antshrike Mackenziaena severa LC resident - present A3
White-bearded Antshrike Biatas nigropectus VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Ferruginous Antbird Drymophila ferruginea LC resident - present A3
Bertoni's Antbird Drymophila rubricollis LC resident - present A3
Rufous-tailed Antbird Drymophila genei LC resident - 90 individuals A1, A2, A3
Ochre-rumped Antbird Drymophila ochropyga NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A2, A3
Dusky-tailed Antbird Drymophila malura LC resident - present A3
White-bibbed Antbird Myrmoderus loricatus LC resident - present A3
White-shouldered Fire-eye Pyriglena leucoptera LC resident - present A3
Rufous Gnateater Conopophaga lineata LC resident - present A3
Speckle-breasted Antpitta Hylopezus nattereri LC resident - present A3
White-breasted Tapaculo Eleoscytalopus indigoticus NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Slaty Bristlefront Merulaxis ater NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Mouse-colored Tapaculo Scytalopus speluncae LC resident - present A3
Cryptic Antthrush Chamaeza meruloides LC resident - present A3
Rufous-tailed Antthrush Chamaeza ruficauda LC resident - present A2, A3
Rufous-breasted Leaftosser Sclerurus scansor LC resident - present A3
Lesser Woodcreeper Xiphorhynchus fuscus LC resident - present A3
Black-billed Scythebill Campylorhamphus falcularius LC resident - present A3
Scaled Woodcreeper Lepidocolaptes squamatus LC resident - present A3
White-collared Foliage-gleaner Anabazenops fuscus LC resident - present A3
Small Pale-browed Treehunter Cichlocolaptes holti LC resident - present A3
Sharp-billed Treehunter Heliobletus contaminatus LC resident - present A3
Black-capped Foliage-gleaner Philydor atricapillus LC resident - present A3
White-browed Foliage-gleaner Anabacerthia amaurotis NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Ochre-breasted Foliage-gleaner Anabacerthia lichtensteini LC resident - present A3
White-eyed Foliage-gleaner Automolus leucophthalmus LC resident - present A3
Araucaria Tit-spinetail Leptasthenura setaria NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A2, A3
Itatiaia Spinetail Asthenes moreirae LC resident - present A2, A3
Pallid Spinetail Cranioleuca pallida LC resident - present A3
Rufous-capped Spinetail Synallaxis ruficapilla LC resident - present A3
Serra do Mar Tyrant-manakin Neopelma chrysolophum LC resident - present A2, A3
Pin-tailed Manakin Ilicura militaris LC resident - present A3
Blue Manakin Chiroxiphia caudata LC resident - present A3
Black-and-gold Cotinga Lipaugus ater LC resident - 90 individuals A1, A2, A3
Cinnamon-vented Piha Lipaugus lanioides NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Atlantic Royal Flycatcher Onychorhynchus swainsoni VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Greenish Schiffornis Schiffornis virescens LC resident - present A3
Black-capped Piprites Piprites pileata NT breeding - 30 individuals A1, A2, A3
Serra do Mar Tyrannulet Phylloscartes difficilis LC resident - 90 individuals A1, A2, A3
Southern Bristle-tyrant Pogonotriccus eximius NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Grey-hooded Flycatcher Mionectes rufiventris LC resident - present A3
Eared Pygmy-tyrant Myiornis auricularis LC resident - present A3
Drab-breasted Bamboo-tyrant Hemitriccus diops LC resident - present A3
Brown-breasted Bamboo-tyrant Hemitriccus obsoletus LC resident - present A2, A3
Hangnest Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus nidipendulus LC resident - present A3
Fork-tailed Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus furcatus VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Yellow-lored Tody-flycatcher Todirostrum poliocephalum LC resident - present A3
Greenish Tyrannulet Phyllomyias virescens LC resident - present A3
Grey-capped Tyrannulet Phyllomyias griseocapilla NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A2, A3
Grey-backed Tachuri Polystictus superciliaris LC resident - 90 individuals A1, A2
Grey-hooded Attila Attila rufus LC resident - present A3
Shear-tailed Grey Tyrant Muscipipra vetula LC unknown - present A3
Velvety Black-tyrant Knipolegus nigerrimus LC resident - present A3
Rufous-crowned Greenlet Hylophilus poicilotis LC resident - present A3
Chestnut-bellied Euphonia Euphonia pectoralis LC resident - present A3
Half-collared Sparrow Arremon semitorquatus LC resident - present A3
Olive-green Tanager Orthogonys chloricterus LC resident - present A2, A3
Blue Seedeater Amaurospiza moesta LC resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Brown Tanager Orchesticus abeillei NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Rufous-headed Tanager Hemithraupis ruficapilla LC resident - present A3
Black-legged Dacnis Dacnis nigripes NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Black-throated Grosbeak Saltator fuliginosus LC resident - present A3
Thick-billed Saltator Saltator maxillosus LC breeding - present A3
Ruby-crowned Tanager Tachyphonus coronatus LC resident - present A3
Temminck's Seedeater Sporophila falcirostris VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Buffy-fronted Seedeater Sporophila frontalis VU resident - 30 individuals A1, A3
Chestnut-headed Tanager Thlypopsis pyrrhocoma LC resident - present A3
Bay-chested Warbling-finch Castanozoster thoracicus LC unknown - present A2, A3
Uniform Finch Haplospiza unicolor LC resident - present A3
Azure-shouldered Tanager Tangara cyanoptera NT resident - 90 individuals A1, A3
Golden-chevroned Tanager Tangara ornata LC resident - present A3
Green-headed Tanager Tangara seledon LC resident - present A3
Brassy-breasted Tanager Tangara desmaresti LC resident - present A2, A3
Gilt-edged Tanager Tangara cyanoventris 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Parque Nacional Do Itatiaia Parque 28,086 is identical to site 30,000
Parque Estadual Da Pedra Selada Parque 8,080 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Área De Proteção Ambiental Serra Da Mantiqueira Área de Proteção Ambiental 421,806 protected area is adjacent to site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional de Itatiaia. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/06/2022.