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Location Indonesia, Sumatera Barat
Central coordinates 99o 58.00' East  0o 4.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A2, A3
Area 36,919 ha
Altitude 300 - 2,912m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lophura inornata resident  2004  present  A1  Not Recognised 
Graceful Pitta Pitta venusta resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Large-billed Blue-flycatcher Cyornis caerulatus resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   major

Protection status 36919 ha of this area is proposed as Palapah-Alahan Gadang Nature Reserve (Anon 1995).

References Anon. 1995. National Conservation Plan forIndonesia (3 A-H). Ministry of Forestry, Directorate General of Forest Protection and Nature Conservation, Jakarta.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Malampah Alahan Panjang. Downloaded from on 22/10/2016

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