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Location Indonesia, Nusa Tenggara Timur
Central coordinates 120o 29.00' East  8o 26.00' South
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 600 ha
Altitude 800 - 1,270m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)



Site description The forest in this area is growing on very steep mountain slopes.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Flores Green-pigeon Treron floris resident  2004  present  A1  Vulnerable 
Flores Hanging-parrot Loriculus flosculus resident  2004  present  A1  Endangered 

Habitats

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

References 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 (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gapong. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/09/2014

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