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Yapacana National Park (Parque Nacional Yapacana IBA)


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2005

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Grey-legged Tinamou Crypturellus duidae LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Black Curassow Crax alector VU resident 2003 present A3
Crestless Curassow Mitu tomentosum NT resident 2003 present A3
Tepui Swift Streptoprocne phelpsi LC resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus rufipennis LC resident 2003 present A3
Cerise-crowned Jacamar Galbula chalcocephala LC resident 2003 present A3
Tawny-tufted Toucanet Selenidera nattereri LC resident 2003 present A3
Black-headed Parrot Pionites melanocephalus LC resident 2003 present A3
Yapacana Antbird Aprositornis disjuncta LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Spot-backed Antwren Herpsilochmus dorsimaculatus LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Blackish-grey Antshrike Thamnophilus nigrocinereus NT resident 2003 present A3
Rufous-throated Antbird Gymnopithys rufigula LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-crested Manakin Heterocercus flavivertex LC resident 2003 present A3
Yellow-throated Flycatcher Conopias parvus LC resident 2003 present A3
Brown-headed Greenlet Hylophilus brunneiceps LC resident 2003 present A3
Azure-naped Jay Cyanocorax heilprini LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Plumbeous Euphonia Euphonia plumbea LC resident 2003 present A3
Tepui Brush-finch Atlapetes personatus LC resident 2003 present A3
White-naped Seedeater Sporophila fringilloides LC resident 2003 present A2, A3
Scaled Flowerpiercer Diglossa duidae LC resident 2003 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)
Yapacana National Park 320,000 protected area overlaps with site 320,000
Formaciones de Tepuyes Natural Monument 569,820 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Second-growth or disturbed forest, Tropical lowland evergreen forest -
Wetlands (inland) Streams, Rivers, Riverine sand beaches -
Shrubland Riparian scrub/thickets -
Savanna Savanna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
energy production and mining -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Yapacana National Park (Parque Nacional Yapacana IBA). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2021.