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Gunung Sahuwai


IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2004 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
Moluccan Scrubfowl Eulipoa wallacei VU resident 2004 present A1, A2
Ducula perspicillata NR resident 2000 present A2
Seram Boobook Ninox squamipila LC resident 2000 present A2
Lazuli Kingfisher Todiramphus lazuli LC resident 2000 present A2
Salmon-crested Cockatoo Cacatua moluccensis VU resident 2004 present A1, A2
Red Lory Eos bornea LC resident 2000 present A2
Seram Friarbird Philemon subcorniculatus LC resident 2000 present A2
Seram Oriole Oriolus forsteni LC resident 2000 present A2
Drab Whistler Pachycephala griseonota LC resident 2000 present A2
Moluccan Flycatcher Myiagra galeata 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 (2004).


IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Gunung Sahuwai KSA/KPA 18,620 protected area overlaps with site 18,620

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gunung Sahuwai. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/gunung-sahuwai-iba-indonesia on 28/02/2024.