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Location Argentina, Buenos Aires
Central coordinates 58o 19.21' West  37o 21.08' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 1,200 ha
Altitude
Year of IBA assessment 2008

Aves Argentinas/AOP



Site description Posee pajonales con predominio de paja colorada (Paspalum quadrifarium), mezclado con bañados de duraznillo (Solanum malacoxylon) y pastizales bajos con presencia de Distichlis sp., Bothriochloa sp., Stenotaphrum sp. y Mentha sp.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Greater Rhea Rhea americana breeding  2007  poor  A1  Near Threatened 
Bay-capped Wren-spinetail Spartonoica maluroides breeding  2007  poor  A1  Near Threatened 

Protection status No tiene

References Comparatore et al. (1996), Isacch y Martínez (2001).

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Estancia San Ignacio. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/04/2014

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