IBA criteria met: A1, A2 (2002)
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Area: 52,788 ha
Site description (baseline)
Gunung Mutis is the biggest mountain forest in western Timor and it has Eucalyptus urophylla vegetation (MacKinnon et.al. 1982, Coates et.al. 1997, Lesmana et.al. 2000).
The restricted-range bird in this area dominated by highland species such as Chestnut-backed Thrush Zoothera dohertyi and Olive-headed Lorikeet Trichoglossus euteles (Lesmana et.al. 2000).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gunung Mutis. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/15961 on 01/06/2023.