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Parque Nacional Podocarpus


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
Bearded Guan Penelope barbata NT resident 2003 frequent A1, A2
Wattled Guan Aburria aburri NT resident 2003 uncommon A1
Tourmaline Sunangel Heliangelus exortis LC resident 2003 common A3
Purple-throated Sunangel Heliangelus viola LC resident 2003 frequent A2, A3
Ecuadorian Piedtail Phlogophilus hemileucurus LC resident 2003 frequent A1, A2
Rainbow-bearded Thornbill Chalcostigma herrani LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Viridian Metaltail Metallura williami LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Neblina Metaltail Metallura odomae LC resident 2003 frequent A1, A2, A3
Glowing Puffleg Eriocnemis vestita LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Rainbow Starfrontlet Coeligena iris LC resident 2003 common A2
Buff-winged Starfrontlet Coeligena lutetiae LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Rufous-vented Whitetip Urosticte ruficrissa LC resident 2003 rare A2, A3
Purple-throated Woodstar Calliphlox mitchellii LC resident 2003 present A3
Imperial Snipe Gallinago imperialis NT resident 2003 frequent A1
Noble Snipe Gallinago nobilis NT resident 2003 uncommon A3
Cinnamon Screech-owl Megascops petersoni LC resident 2003 uncommon A2, A3
Coppery-chested Jacamar Galbula pastazae LC resident 2003 frequent A1, A2, A3
Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca NT resident 2003 frequent A1
Black-billed Mountain-toucan Andigena nigrirostris LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Red-faced Parrot Hapalopsittaca pyrrhops LC resident 2003 rare A1, A2, A3
White-necked Parakeet Pyrrhura albipectus VU resident 2003 frequent A1, A2, A3
Golden-plumed Parakeet Leptosittaca branickii LC resident 2003 uncommon A1
White-streaked Antvireo Dysithamnus leucostictus LC resident 2003 present A3
Jocotoco Antpitta Grallaria ridgelyi EN resident 2003 present A1
Chestnut-naped Antpitta Grallaria nuchalis LC resident 2003 common A3
White-bellied Antpitta Grallaria hypoleuca LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Peruvian Antpitta Grallaricula peruviana NT resident 2003 uncommon A1, A2, A3
Spillmann's Tapaculo Scytalopus spillmanni LC resident 2003 common A3
Paramo Tapaculo Scytalopus opacus LC resident 2003 common A3
Flammulated Treehunter Thripadectes flammulatus LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Mouse-colored Thistletail Asthenes griseomurina LC resident 2003 frequent A2, A3
Equatorial Greytail Xenerpestes singularis NT resident 2003 frequent A1, A2
Spectacled Prickletail Siptornis striaticollis LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Chestnut-bellied Cotinga Doliornis remseni VU resident 2003 rare A1, A2, A3
Dusky Piha Lipaugus fuscocinereus LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Ecuadorian Tyrannulet Phylloscartes gualaquizae NT resident 2003 uncommon A2
Rufous-breasted Flycatcher Leptopogon rufipectus LC resident 2003 present A3
Orange-banded Flycatcher Nephelomyias lintoni NT resident 2003 uncommon A1, A2, A3
Yellow-bellied Chat-tyrant Silvicultrix diadema LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Black-billed Peppershrike Cyclarhis nigrirostris LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Turquoise Jay Cyanolyca turcosa LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Rufous Wren Cinnycerthia unirufa LC resident 2003 common A3
Chestnut-bellied Thrush Turdus fulviventris LC resident 2003 uncommon A3
Pale-naped Brush-finch Atlapetes pallidinucha LC resident 2003 common A3
Black-headed Hemispingus Pseudospingus verticalis LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Glossy Flowerpiercer Diglossa lafresnayii LC resident 2003 common A3
Black Flowerpiercer Diglossa humeralis LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Golden-crowned Tanager Iridosornis rufivertex LC resident 2003 frequent A3
Masked Mountain-tanager Tephrophilus wetmorei VU resident 2003 frequent A1, A2, A3
Black-chested Mountain-tanager Cnemathraupis eximia 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)
Sistema Lacustre Lagunas del Compadre Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 23,952 protected area contained by site 23,952
Podocarpus-El Condor UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 228,465 protected area overlaps with site 0
Podocarpus Parque Nacional 138,493 protected area overlaps with site 146,280
Estación Científica San Francisco Forest Reserve 1,120 protected area contained by site 1,120

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
urban/industrial/transport -
water management -
tourism/recreation -
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 Podocarpus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/10/2022.