Manupeu Tanadaru

Country/territory: Indonesia

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2 (2002)
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Area: 51,887 ha

Burung Indonesia
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 medium very unfavourable medium
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Site description
This site has the remaining lowland semi-deciduous monsoon forest in Sumba. Langgaliru and Manupeu is part of Praimamongutidas forest block. Topography of this area is generally hilly. Most of Manupeu area is steep mountain side from sea surface to up to 600 m.

Key biodiversity
The most important site for Sumba Island that has all important species of Sumba (threatened species and/or restricted-range bird species).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Manupeu Tanadaru. Downloaded from on 04/02/2023.