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Location Argentina, Salta
Central coordinates 65o 33.50' West  24o 46.02' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 40,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 2,500m
Year of IBA assessment 2008

Aves Argentinas/AOP



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus resident  2007  < 50 individuals  poor  A1  Near Threatened 
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana breeding  2007  360-1,780 individuals  medium  A1  Vulnerable 
Rothschild's Swift Cypseloides rothschildi resident  2007  50-249 individuals  poor  A1  Near Threatened 
Rufous-throated Dipper Cinclus schulzi resident  2007  < 50 individuals  poor  A1  Vulnerable 
Tucuman Mountain-finch Compsospiza baeri resident  2007  < 50 individuals  poor  A1  Vulnerable 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Finca Las Costas/Cordón Lesser. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2014

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