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Sur de Quintana Roo


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
Great Curassow Crax rubra VU resident 1995 uncommon A1
Black-throated Bobwhite Colinus nigrogularis LC resident 1995 present A3
Ocellated Turkey Meleagris ocellata NT resident 1995 common A1, A3
Wood Stork Mycteria americana LC non-breeding 1995 present A4i
Bare-throated Tiger-heron Tigrisoma mexicanum LC resident 1995 present A4i
Yellow-crowned Night-heron Nyctanassa violacea LC resident 1995 present A4i
Great White Egret Ardea alba LC non-breeding 1995 present A4i
Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea LC non-breeding 1995 present A4i
Snowy Egret Egretta thula LC resident 1995 present A4i
Yucatan Woodpecker Melanerpes pygmaeus LC resident 1995 present A3
Yellow-lored Amazon Amazona xantholora LC resident 1995 uncommon A3
Tawny-winged Woodcreeper Dendrocincla anabatina LC resident 1995 uncommon A3
Yucatan Flycatcher Myiarchus yucatanensis LC resident 1995 present A3
Yucatan Jay Cyanocorax yucatanicus LC resident 1995 present A3
Green-backed Sparrow Arremonops chloronotus LC resident 1995 present A3
Orange Oriole Icterus auratus LC resident 1995 uncommon A3
Black-cowled Oriole Icterus prosthemelas LC resident 1995 present A3
Grey-throated Chat Granatellus sallaei LC resident 1995 present A3
Black-faced Grosbeak Caryothraustes poliogaster LC resident 1995 present A3
Black-throated Shrike-tanager Lanio aurantius LC resident 1995 present A3
Crimson-collared Tanager Ramphocelus sanguinolentus 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Región de Calakmul UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 1,371,766 protected area is adjacent to site 3,209
Calakmul Reserva de la Biosfera 622,840 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Calakmul Reserva de la Biosfera 622,840 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Second-growth & disturbed, Tropical semi-deciduous, Tropical semi-evergreen -
Savanna -
Other -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes & pools -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
urban/industrial/transport -
nature conservation and research -
other -
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Land ownership
Tenencia de la tierra: Ejidal.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sur de Quintana Roo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/08/2022.