Timor Bakau Perhatu Nature Reserve

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Timor

Bakau Perhatu Nature Reserve

Latitude : 0 54 0 S Logitude : 103 37 12 E
Altitude : 0 to 50 metres
Area : 6500 ha Wetlands: 0 ha
Legislation : SK No. 507/Kpts/Um/6/81, 12-6-1981.
Tenure : Government of Indonesia
Site Description
An extensive fringe of mangrove forest from 20 – 500 m wide, intersected by nine major creeks and rivers, and bordering a large area of mudflat. The area is an important breeding, feeding and roosting area for numerous waterbirds. Principal vegetation: Mangrove forest, containing up to 30 species.
Site Location
Cagar Alam Hutan Bakau Pantai Timor is located on the north east coast, these sites lie between Kualabetara and the eastern side of Kuala Jambi.

List of Birds (49 species)

Species Red Data Book Cites
Actitis hypoleucos
Alcedo meninting
Anas querquedula
Anhinga melanogaster Lower Risk
Ardea cinerea
Ardea purpurea
Ardea sumatrana Lower Risk
Arenaria interpres
Butorides striatus
Calidris canutus
Calidris ferruginea
Calidris ruficollis
Centropus bengalensis
Charadrius leschenaultii
Charadrius mongolus
Chlidonias hybridus
Egretta alba
Egretta garzetta
Egretta intermedia
Egretta sacra
Gelochelidon nilotica
Halcyon chloris
Haliaeetus leucogaster App II
Haliastur indus App II

List of Mammals (4 species)

Species Red Data Book Cites
Cervus unicolor
Helarctos malayanus Deficient Data App I
Macaca fascicularis Lower Risk App II
Sus scrofa

List of Reptiles (4 species)

Species Red Data Book Cites
Boiga dendrophila
Python reticulatus App II
Varanus salvator App II
Varanus sp.

List of Vegetations (24 species)

Species Red Data Book Cites
Acanthus ilicifolius
Acrostichum aureum

Avicennia alba
Bruguiera gymnorhiza
Cerbera odollam
Clerodendrum inerme
Crinum asiaticum
Cryptocoryne ciliata
Cyperus malaccensis
Derris trifoliata
Excoecaria agallocha
Ficus retusa
Gluta renghas
Hibiscus tiliaceus
Kandelia candel
Nypa fruticans
Pandanus tectorius
Pluchea indica
Rhizophora apiculata
Sonneratia alba
Sonneratia caseolaris
Sonneratia ovata
Thespesia populnea
Xylocarpus granatum
Heteroscelus brevipes
Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus Lower Risk App II
Leptoptilos javanicus Vulnerable
Limicola falcinellus
Limnodromus semipalmatus Lower Risk
Limosa lapponica
Limosa limosa
Merops philippinus
Mesophoyx intermedia
Mycteria cinerea Vulnerable App I
Numenius arquata
Numenius madagascariensis Lower Risk
Numenius phaeopus
Pelargopsis capensis
Pluvialis fulva
Pluvialis squatarola
Sterna albifrons
Threskiornis melanocephalus Lower Risk
Tringa glareola
Tringa guttifer Endengered App I
Tringa hypoleucos
Tringa nebularia
Tringa stagnatilis
Tringa totanus
Xenus cinereus

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