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
Andean Parakeet Bolborhynchus orbygnesius LC resident 2003 present A3
Upland Antshrike Thamnophilus aroyae LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Rust-and-yellow Tanager Thlypopsis ruficeps LC resident 2003 present A3
Green-capped Tanager Tangara meyerdeschauenseei NT resident 2003 present A1, A2, 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.

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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest -
Shrubland Riparian scrub/thickets -
Artificial - terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards, groves, Arable land, Abandoned or fallow farmland, disturbed ground -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sandia. Downloaded from on 22/11/2019.