Muara Bobos Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Java West Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Muara Bobos Nature Reserve

Latitude : 6 16 37 S Logitude : 107 49 20 E
Altitude : 0 to 5 metres
Area : 1000 ha Wetlands: 0 ha
Status : Legislation : SK GB 17 July 1915.
Tenure : Managed by BKPH – Pamanukan, Forest Dept. Unit II, West Java
Site Description
Tidal lowland, swampy areas, consisting of fish ponds, canals and rivers, with some good patches of remaining mangrove. Part of the coastline is eroding, in particular near the river mouths of the Cilamayu, Poponcol and Bobos rivers. The area is of importance to waterbirds. Principal vegetation: Mangal communities: Avicennia alba, Avicennia officinalis, Bruguiera gymnorrhiza, Rhizophora apiculata, Rhizophora mucronata, Excoccaria agallocha, Sonneratia acida, Bruguiera sexangula, Lumnitzera littorea, Bruguiera parviflora, Bruguiera sp., Ceriops tagal, Pluchea indica, derris heterophylla, Portulaca aleracea, scirpus littoralis, Paspalum vaginatum, Fibristylis polyfrichoides, Suaeda maritina.

List of Birds (15 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Actitis hypoleucos
Ardea cinerea
Ardea purpurea
Ardeola bacchus
Butorides striatus
Dendrocygna arcuata
Dendrocygna javanica
Halcyon chloris
Haliaeetus leucogaster App II
Leptoptilos javanicus Vulnerable
Mycteria cinerea Vulnerable App I
Numenius phaeopus
Nycticorax nycticorax
Plegadis falcinellus
Threskiornis melanocephalus Lower Risk

List of Mammals (3 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Aonyx cinerea Lower Risk App II
Macaca fascicularis Lower Risk App II
Panthera pardus Endengered App I

List of Fish (10 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Aplocheilus panchax
Channa melanopterus
Chanos chanos
Lactoria cornuta
Lates calcarifer
Mugil cephalus
Oreochromis mossambicus
Ostracion tuberculatus
Siganus vermiculatus
Terapon jarbua

List of Crustaceans (3 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Macrobrachium sp.
Neptunus pelagicus
Penaeus orientalis

List of Amphibians (2 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Bufo melanostictus
Rana limnocharis

List of Reptiles (3 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Boiga dendrophila
Mabuya multifasciata
Varanus sp.

List of Vegetations (25 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Acanthus ilicifolius
Acrostichum aureum
Avicennia alba
Avicennia officinalis
Bruguiera gymnorhiza
Bruguiera parviflora
Bruguiera sexangula
Bruguiera sp.
Ceriops tagal
Derris heterophylla
Dolichandrone spathacea
Excoecaria agallocha
Fimbristylis polytrichoides
Fimbristylis spathacea
Lumnitzera littorea
Paspalum vaginatum
Pluchea indica
Portulaca oleracea
Rhizophora apiculata
Rhizophora mucronata
Scirpus grossus
Scirpus littoralis
Sesuvium portulacastrum
Sonneratia acida
Suaeda maritima

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