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Location Indonesia, Jawa Barat
Central coordinates 107o 19.00' East  7o 7.00' South
IBA criteria A1, A2, A3
Area 58,062 ha
Altitude 1,000 - 2,078m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)

Site description Located around 31 km south-west of Bandung.

Key Biodiversity 

Non-bird biodiversity: Presbytis comata and Trachypithecus auratus (MacKinnon 1982).

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Javan Hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 
Javan Trogon Apalharpactes reinwardtii resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Gunung Masigit Kareumbi Game Reserve 12,421 protected area contained by site 12,421  


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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -

Protection status 23000 ha of this area is proposed as Wildlife Sanctuary (MacKinnon

References Anon. 1998a. Data burung sebaran burung penting di Jawa Barat. Yayasan Pribumi Alam Lestari. [tidak dipublikasi]MacKinnon, J., Smiet, F., and Artha, M.B. 1982. A National Conservation Plan for Indonesia, Vol. III: Java and Bali. UNDP/FAO. Bogor.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Gunung Masigit-Kareumbi. Downloaded from on 21/10/2016

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