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Location Indonesia, Nusa Tenggara Barat
Central coordinates 117o 0.00' East  9o 0.00' South
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 40,000 ha
Altitude 0 - 1,200m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)



Site description Also known as Selalu Legini (Butchart et.al.1996)

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea resident  2004  present  A1  Critically Endangered 
Flores Green-pigeon Treron floris resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Selah Legium Complex PrFo (Sumbawa Is.) Protection Forest 50,000 protected area overlaps with site 28,921  

Habitats

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

Protection status Proposed as Wildlife Sanctuary (Trainor et.al. 2000, Jepson et.al. 2001)

References Butchart, S. H. M., Brooks, T. M., Davies, C. W. N., Dharmaputra, G., Dutson, G. C. L., Lowen, J. C, and Sahu, H. 1996. The conservation status of forest birds on Flores and Sumbawa, Indonesia. Bird Conservation International 6: 335-370.Jepson, P., Agista, D., Trainor, C., Lesmana, D., Sujatnika and Setiawan, I. 2001. Justification and boundary proposal for a new Protected Area covering the Tatar-Sepang drainage in Southwest Sumbawa: an area with international significance from the conservation of global biodiversity. PHKA/BirdLife Intenational-Indonesia Programme, Bogor, Technical Memorandum No. 22.Trainor, C. Lesmana, D., and Hapsari, W. 2000. Biodiversity assesment of West Nusa Tenggara: Identifying sites of international conservation significance with particular reference to Sumbawa. PKA/BirdLife, Bogor. Report No. 15.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tatar Sepang. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/10/2014

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