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Kontum plateau (secondary area)
Country/Territory Vietnam
Habitat loss

General characteristics 

The mountainous region centred around the town of Kontum (or Contum) in Gia Lai-Con Tum and southern Quang Nam-Da Nang provinces of central Vietnam (see map, p.

Species IUCN Category
Crested Argus (Rheinardia ocellata)  NT 
Grey-faced Tit-babbler (Macronous kelleyi)  LC 
White-cheeked Laughingthrush (Garrulax vassali)  LC 

Important Bird Areas (IBAs)

IBA Code Site Name Country
LA010  Xe Sap  Laos 
LA012  Dong Ampham  Laos 
LA015  Dakchung Plateau  Laos 
LA016  Phou Ahyon  Laos 
VN020  Kon Ka Kinh  Vietnam 
VN025  Kon Cha Rang  Vietnam 
VN043  Ngoc Linh  Vietnam 
VN046  Lo Xo Pass  Vietnam 
VN049  Kon Plong  Vietnam 

Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Endemic Bird Area factsheet: Kontum plateau. Downloaded from on 21/10/2016

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