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Parque Nacional Llanganates


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
Wattled Guan Aburria aburri NT resident 2003 rare A1
Tourmaline Sunangel Heliangelus exortis LC resident 2003 rare A3
Ecuadorian Hillstar Oreotrochilus chimborazo LC resident 2003 rare A3
Rainbow-bearded Thornbill Chalcostigma herrani LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Viridian Metaltail Metallura williami LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Glowing Puffleg Eriocnemis vestita LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Golden-breasted Puffleg Eriocnemis mosquera LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Buff-winged Starfrontlet Coeligena lutetiae LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Imperial Snipe Gallinago imperialis NT resident 2003 present A1
Noble Snipe Gallinago nobilis NT resident 2003 uncommon A3
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2003 present A1
Black-billed Mountain-toucan Andigena nigrirostris LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Carunculated Caracara Phalcoboenus carunculatus LC resident 2003 uncommon A2, A3
Chestnut-naped Antpitta Grallaria nuchalis LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
White-bellied Antpitta Grallaria hypoleuca LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Crescent-faced Antpitta Grallaricula lineifrons LC resident 2003 rare A1, A2, A3
Spillmann's Tapaculo Scytalopus spillmanni LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Paramo Tapaculo Scytalopus opacus LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Stout-billed Cinclodes Cinclodes excelsior LC resident 2003 uncommon A2, A3
Flammulated Treehunter Thripadectes flammulatus LC resident 2003 rare A3
Streak-capped Treehunter Thripadectes virgaticeps LC resident 2003 rare A3
Dusky Piha Lipaugus fuscocinereus LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Agile Tit-tyrant Uromyias agilis LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-bellied Chat-tyrant Silvicultrix diadema LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Turquoise Jay Cyanolyca turcosa LC resident 2003 common A3
Rufous Wren Cinnycerthia unirufa LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Pale-naped Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidinucha LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
White-rimmed Brush-finch Atlapetes leucopis LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Black-headed Hemispingus Pseudospingus verticalis LC resident 2003 present A3
Stolzmann's Tanager Urothraupis stolzmanni LC resident 2003 rare A2, A3
Glossy Flowerpiercer Diglossa lafresnayii LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Black Flowerpiercer Diglossa humeralis LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Golden-crowned Tanager Iridosornis rufivertex LC resident 2003 rare A3
Masked Mountain-tanager Tephrophilus wetmorei VU resident 2003 uncommon A1, A2, A3
Black-chested Mountain-tanager Cnemathraupis eximia LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-capped Tanager Tangara heinei LC resident 2003 uncommon 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)
Llanganates Parque Nacional 219,919 protected area overlaps with site 219,707
Complejo LLanganti Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 30,355 protected area contained by site 30,355
Colonso Chalupas Reserva Biológica 93,163 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Elfin forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest, Polylepis woodland -
Grassland Paramo -
Shrubland Second-growth or disturbed scrub, Semihumid/humid montane scrub -
Artificial/Terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards, groves, Abandoned or fallow farmland, disturbed ground -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes and pools, Freshwater marshes/swamps -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
water management -
tourism/recreation -
rangeland/pastureland -
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Llanganates. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/08/2022.