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Location Indonesia, Nusa Tenggara Timur
Central coordinates 120o 18.24' East  8o 45.24' South
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 16,541 ha
Altitude 1,000 - 1,912m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)

Site description Gunung Repok (1912 m) separated from Ruteng by Wae Mese River Valley. Slopes of Gunung Repok are very steep and landslide is frequently occured. Forested area up to 1200 m and 1500 m has been cutted and only small group of forested area in steep river valleys.

Key Biodiversity This area is the location where Flores Scopsowl Ottus alfredi specimen collected (Hartert 1897a), and follow up survey in this area couldn't found that species (Butcart, Trainor & Lesmana 2000). Follow-up survey is needed to establish the status of Flores Scopsowl, especially in coastal areas.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Flores Scops-owl Otus alfredi resident  2004  present  poor  A1  Endangered 
Flores Crow Corvus florensis resident  2004  present  medium  A1  Endangered 
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea resident  2004  present  medium  A1  Critically Endangered 


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

Land use

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

Protection status Protected Forest (Trainor & Lesmana 2000).

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.Hartert, E. 1897. Description of seven new species of birds and one new sub-species from Flores, and of one new species from Djampea, all collected by Mr. Alfred Everett. Novit. Zool. 4: 170-172.Trainor, C and Lesmana, D. 2000. Exploding volcanoes, unique birds, gigantic rats and elegant ikat: Identifying sites of international conservation significance with particular reference to Sumbawa. PKA/BirdLife/WWF, Bogor. Report No. 11.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Todo Repok. Downloaded from on 27/10/2016

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