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Location Indonesia, Kalimantan Tengah
Central coordinates 114o 8.00' East  0o 23.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A2, A3
Area 195,000 ha
Altitude 120 - 1,000m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)



Site description Barito Ulu Project study area covered slope forest from 120 m elevation up to more than 1000 m in Muller mountains, near sub-river of Busang and Murung that part of Barito River.The Dipterocarpacea forest is exist inside the valley.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Wattled Pheasant Lophura bulweri 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Black Partridge Melanoperdix niger 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Crestless Fireback Lophura erythrophthalma 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
White-shouldered Ibis Pseudibis davisoni 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Critically Endangered 
Large Green-pigeon Treron capellei 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Blue-headed Pitta Pitta baudii 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Straw-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus zeylanicus 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Hook-billed Bulbul Setornis criniger 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 
Bornean Wren-babbler Ptilocichla leucogrammica 2004  present [units unknown]  A1  Vulnerable 

Habitats

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

References Smythies, B.E.1981. The birds of Borneo. Third edition. The Sabah Society with the Malayan Nature Society.Wilkinson, R., Dutson, G., Sheldon, B., Darjono & Yus Rusila Noor. 1991. The avivauna of the Barito Ulu region, Central Kalimantan. Kukila 5(2): 99-116.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ulu Barito. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/04/2014

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