Timor Kateri Wildlife Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Timor Nature Reserves with 0 Comments


Kateri Wildlife Reserve


Longitude (DD) 124.92822215
Latitude (DD) -9.47321192
Designation Wildlife Reserve
Status Designated
Current Status Not Known
Establishment Year 1981
IUCN Category Not Known
Documented Total Area (ha) 4.560
GIS Total Area (ha) 6.114

* The administrative governance in Central Malaka subdistrict Dati II Kabupaten Belu.
* Consisting of natural forest, mixed forest, teak plantations and scrub.
* Type of flora: the teak (Tectona grandis), Kesambi (schleisera oleosa), Gewang (corypha), tamarind (Tamarindus indica), Pulai (Alstonia sp), kapok (gossampinus malabarica), kedondong forest (lamea grandus), and bamboo (Bambusa sp)
* Type of fauna: Timor deer (Cervus timorensis), Mark-Mark (phalnger orientalis), white belly sea ulung-ulung/elang (Haliaeetus leucogaster), ghosts (tarsier sp), eagle (Elanus sp), alap-alap (Falco mollucensis ), cuckoo (Streptopelia chinensis) and lizard timor (varanus timorensis).
* Have a beautiful panorama and there are natural caves used by local communities for activities that contain the value of ecclesiastical history.

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