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Sierra Chincua


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
Long-tailed Wood-partridge Dendrortyx macroura LC resident 1995 present A3
White-eared Hummingbird Basilinna leucotis LC resident 1995 present A3
Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus LC resident 1995 present A3
Flammulated Owl Psiloscops flammeolus LC resident 1995 present A3
Whiskered Screech-owl Megascops trichopsis LC resident 1995 present A3
Cordilleran Flycatcher Empidonax occidentalis LC resident 1995 present A3
Pine Flycatcher Empidonax affinis LC resident 1995 present A3
Pileated Flycatcher Xenotriccus mexicanus LC resident 1995 present A1, A3
Grey-barred Wren Campylorhynchus megalopterus LC resident 1995 present A3
Aztec Thrush Ridgwayia pinicola LC resident 1995 present A3
Russet Nightingale-thrush Catharus occidentalis LC resident 1995 present A3
Olive Warbler Peucedramus taeniatus LC resident 1995 present A3
Green-striped Brush-finch Arremon virenticeps LC resident 1995 present A3
Rufous-capped Brush-finch Atlapetes pileatus LC resident 1995 present A3
Striped Sparrow Oriturus superciliosus LC resident 1995 present A3
Black-backed Oriole Icterus abeillei LC resident 1995 present A3
Crescent-chested Warbler Oreothlypis superciliosa LC resident 1995 present A3
Red-faced Warbler Cardellina rubrifrons LC resident 1995 present A3
Red Warbler Cardellina rubra LC resident 1995 present A3
Slate-blue Seedeater Amaurospiza relicta LC resident 1995 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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Mariposa Monarca/Mariposa Monarca Buffer Zone Reserva de la Biosfera 43,293 protected area contained by site 56,259
Bosencheve Parque Nacional 14,600 protected area contains site 7,161

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Pine, Pine-oak, Tropical deciduous -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes & pools -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
rangeland/pastureland -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: Ejidal, privada, federal y comunal.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sierra Chincua. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/10/2020.