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Parque Provincial Cumbres Calchaquíes


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
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis NT passage 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Andean Flamingo Phoenicoparrus andinus VU passage 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Moreno's Ground-dove Metriopelia morenoi LC resident 2007 < 50 individuals A2
Horned Coot Fulica cornuta NT breeding 2007 < 50 breeding pairs A1
Diademed Plover Phegornis mitchellii NT resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1
Scribble-tailed Canastero Asthenes maculicauda LC resident 2007 < 50 individuals A2
Steinbach's Canastero Pseudasthenes steinbachi LC resident 2007 < 50 individuals A2
White-tailed Shrike-tyrant Agriornis albicauda VU resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1
Tucuman Mountain-finch Poospiza baeri VU resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, A2
Short-tailed Finch Idiopsar brachyurus LC resident 2007 < 50 individuals 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.

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


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Cumbres Calchaquies Parque Provincial 40,000 is identical to site 0
Cumbres Calchaquíes Provincial Park 0 is identical to site 40,000


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Provincial Cumbres Calchaquíes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/07/2020.