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Tepuis do Amazonas


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2009

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black Curassow Crax alector VU resident 2007 present A3
Crestless Curassow Mitu tomentosum NT resident 2007 present A3
Tepui Swift Streptoprocne phelpsi LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Tepui Goldenthroat Polytmus milleri LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Peacock Coquette Lophornis pavoninus LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Velvet-browed Brilliant Heliodoxa xanthogonys LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Buff-breasted Sabrewing Campylopterus duidae LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus rufipennis LC resident 2007 present A3
Cerise-crowned Jacamar Galbula chalcocephala LC resident 2007 present A3
Black Nunbird Monasa atra LC resident 2007 present A3
Green Araçari Pteroglossus viridis LC resident 2007 present A3
Lafresnaye's Piculet Picumnus lafresnayi LC resident 2007 present A3
Black-headed Parrot Pionites melanocephalus LC resident 2007 present A3
Fiery-shouldered Parakeet Pyrrhura egregia LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Yellow-throated Antwren Myrmotherula ambigua LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Spot-backed Antwren Herpsilochmus dorsimaculatus LC resident 2007 present A3
Roraiman Antwren Herpsilochmus roraimae LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Blackish-grey Antshrike Thamnophilus nigrocinereus NT resident 2007 present A3
Rufous-throated Antbird Gymnopithys rufigula LC resident 2007 present A3
Caura Antbird Myrmelastes caurensis LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Tepui Spinetail Cranioleuca demissa LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
McConnell's Spinetail Synallaxis macconnelli LC resident 2007 present A3
Saffron-crested Tyrant-manakin Neopelma chrysocephalum LC resident 2007 present A3
Olive Manakin Xenopipo uniformis LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Yellow-crested Manakin Heterocercus flavivertex LC resident 2007 present A3
Scarlet-horned Manakin Ceratopipra cornuta LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Orange-bellied Manakin Lepidothrix suavissima LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Guianan Cock-of-the-rock Rupicola rupicola LC resident 2007 present A3
Capuchinbird Perissocephalus tricolor LC resident 2007 present A3
Olive-green Tyrannulet Phylloscartes virescens LC resident 2007 present A3
Black-fronted Tyrannulet Phylloscartes nigrifrons LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Chapman's Bristle-tyrant Pogonotriccus chapmani LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Painted Tody-flycatcher Todirostrum pictum LC resident 2007 present A3
Brown-headed Greenlet Hylophilus brunneiceps LC resident 2007 present A3
Tepui Vireo Vireo sclateri LC resident 2007 present A3
Azure-naped Jay Cyanocorax heilprini LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Collared Gnatwren Microbates collaris LC resident 2007 present A3
Flutist Wren Microcerculus ustulatus LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Tepui Wren Troglodytes rufulus LC resident 2007 present A2, A3
Plumbeous Euphonia Euphonia plumbea LC resident 2007 present A3
White-naped Seedeater Sporophila fringilloides LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
Scaled Flowerpiercer Diglossa duidae LC resident 2007 present 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.

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


IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 low not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Energy production and mining mining and quarrying past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Yanomami Terra Indígena 9,664,975 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rio Téa Terra Indígena 411,865 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Reserva Biológica Morro Dos Seis Lagos Reserva Biológica 38,288 protected area contained by site 36,900
Parque Nacional Do Pico Da Neblina Parque 2,252,617 protected area contained by site 2,200,000
Parque Estadual Serra Do Aracá Parque 1,872,750 protected area contained by site 1,818,700
Médio Rio Negro II Terra Indígena 316,195 protected area overlaps with site 0
Médio Rio Negro I Terra Indígena 1,776,139 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Floresta Nacional Do Amazonas Floresta 1,944,230 protected area overlaps with site 1,280,385
Balaio Terra Indígena 257,281 protected area overlaps with site 0
Área De Proteção Ambiental Tapuruquara Área de Proteção Ambiental 0 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Tropical lowland evergreen forest, White sand forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest -
Shrubland Semihumid/humid montane scrub -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tepuis do Amazonas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/12/2021.