West Papua Pegunungan Fakfak Nature Reserve

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West Papua

Pegunungan Fakfak Nature Reserve

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Longitude (DD) 132.49866032
Latitude (DD) -2.97680120
Designation Nature Reserve
Status Proposed
Current Status Not Known
IUCN Category Not Known
Documented Total Area (ha) 51.000
GIS Total Area (ha) 186.034

Latitude : 3 52 12 S Logitude : 133 4 48 E
Altitude : 0 to 1600 metres
Area : 118000 ha Wetlands: 11800 ha
Site Description
Mountains Peninsula and some islets off the coast. Highest elevation 1,600 m. In a river near Karawai Island, at 1 km from the coast, there is a waterfall of 70 m height. Wetland: Mangrove forests : 9,440 ha. Beach vegetation : 2,360 ha. Other vegetation: Moist lowland forest : 56,640 ha. Upper montane (on limestone) : 49,560 ha. Three sets of peaks of the Kumawa mountains exceed elevation of 1,400 m. The eastermost part consists of flat alluvial lowlands. The sothern mountain slopes are especially steep. Small lakes/marhes located in the mountains: – One marsh: elevation 600 m, 3 km east of northern peak and 29 km SSE of Teluk Sebakar. – Pair of lakes/marshes; elevation 1,200 m, 3 km south of northern peak. There are several large waterfalls (the highest 70 m) and several meandering rivers. Principal vegetation: Small mangrove area on south coast, a few km’s east of Kumbala and along the lowland rivers. 144 tree species are identified for the Peninsula.
Site Location
Pegunungan Kumawa is located on Kabupaten Fakfak, Bomberai Peninsula, south coast, west point Irian Jaya.

List of Birds (11 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Butorides striatus
Egretta alba
Egretta intermedia
Egretta sacra
Haliaeetus leucogaster App II Pandion haliaetus App II
Pelecanus conspicillatus
Phalacrocorax melanoleucos
Phalacrocorax sulcirostris
Sula leucogaster
Tadorna radjah

List of Mammals (73 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Antechinus melanurus
Cervus timorensis
Chaerephon jobensis
Dactylopsila trivirgata
Dasyurus albopunctatus Vulnerable
Dendrolagus inustus Deficient Data App II
Dendrolagus ursinus Deficient Data App II
Distoechurus pennatus
Dobsonia minor Lower Risk
Dobsonia moluccense
Dorcopsis veterum
Echymipera kalubu
Echymipera rufescens
Emballonura beccarii
Emballonura furax Vulnerable
Emballonura nigrescens
Emballonura raffrayana Lower Risk
Hipposideros ater
Hipposideros calcaratus
Hipposideros diadema
Hipposideros wollastoni Lower Risk
Hydromys chrysogaster
Hydromys habbema Lower Risk
Hyomys goliath
Leptomys elegans
Lorentzimys nouhuysi
Macroglossus minimus
Melomys levipes
Melomys lorentzi
Melomys lutillus
Melomys platyops
Melomys rufescens
Miniopterus australis
Miniopterus magnater
Miniopterus tristis Mormopterus beccarii
Murexia longicaudata
Mus musculus
Myoictis melas
Myotis adversus
Nyctimene aello Rare
Nyctimene albiventer
Nyctimene cyclotis Lower Risk
Nyctimene draconilla Vulnerable
Parahydromys asper
Paraleptomys wilhelmina Vulnerable
Paranyctimene raptor Lower Risk
Peroryctes raffrayana
Petaurus breviceps
Phalanger orientalis App II
Philetor brachypterus
Pipistrellus tenuis
Pogonomelomys bruijni Critically Endengered
Pogonomelomys mayeri
Pogonomys loriae
Pogonomys macrourus
Pogonomys sylvestris
Pseudocheirus canescens Deficient Data
Pteropus conspicillatus App II
Pteropus macrotis Inderteminante App II
Pteropus neohibernicus App II
Rattus niobe
Rattus praetor
Rhinolophus euryotis
Rousettus amplexicaudatus
Spilocuscus maculatus App II
Strigocuscus gymnotis Deficient Data
Sus scrofa
Syconycteris australis
Taphozous saccolaimus
Thylogale brunii Vulnerable
Uromys anak Lower Risk
Uromys caudimaculatus

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