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Gunung Mutis


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2002 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Timor Cuckoo-dove Macropygia magna LC resident 2000 present A2
Black Cuckoo-dove Turacoena modesta NT resident 2004 present A1, A2
Timor Imperial-pigeon Ducula cineracea NT resident 2004 present A1, A2
Cinnamon-banded Kingfisher Todiramphus australasia LC resident 2000 present A2
Olive-headed Lorikeet Trichoglossus euteles LC resident 2000 present A2
Iris Lorikeet Trichoglossus iris NT resident 2000 present A2
Jonquil Parrot Aprosmictus jonquillaceus NT resident 2000 present A2
Flame-eared Honeyeater Lichmera flavicans LC resident 2000 present A2
Timor Friarbird Philemon inornatus LC resident 2000 present A2
Black-breasted Myzomela Myzomela vulnerata LC resident 2000 present A2
Streak-breasted Honeyeater Microptilotis reticulatus LC resident 2000 present A2
Plain Gerygone Gerygone inornata LC resident 2000 present A2
Timor Figbird Sphecotheres viridis LC resident 2000 present A2
Timor Oriole Oriolus melanotis LC resident 2000 present A2
Fawn-breasted Whistler Pachycephala orpheus LC resident 2000 present A2
Buff-banded Bushbird Cincloramphus bivittatus LC resident 2000 present A2
Timor Leaf-warbler Phylloscopus presbytes LC resident 2000 present A2
Spot-breasted White-eye Heleia muelleri NT resident 2000 present A2
Orange-banded Thrush Geokichla peronii NT resident 2000 present A2
Chestnut-backed Thrush Geokichla dohertyi NT resident 2000 present A2
Timor Warbling-flycatcher Eumyias hyacinthinus LC resident 2000 present A2
White-bellied Bushchat Saxicola gutturalis LC resident 2000 present A2
Tricoloured Parrotfinch Erythrura tricolor LC resident 2000 present A2

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2002).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Mutis Timau Nature Reserve 12,000 protected area contained by site 0
Gunung Mutis Cagar Alam 90,000 protected area contained by site 12,000

Habitats

Habitat (IUCN level 1) Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For more information about the IUCN Habitat classification, please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gunung Mutis. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/gunung-mutis-iba-indonesia on 22/02/2024.