CN460
Mulun Nature Reserve


Country/territory: China (mainland)

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3 (2009)
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Area: 8,969 ha

Protection status:


Site description
Located in the north-western part of Huanjiang County, the northern part of the reserve is linked to Maolan Nature Reserve (CN290) in Guizhou. The IBA has well-preserved central subtropical evergreen deciduous forests, and a typical karst landscape.

Key biodiversity

Non-bird biodiversity: Important plants include Kmeria septemrionalis and Pseudotsuga brevifolia. Animals include Python molurus, Selenarctos thibetanus, Macaca mulatta, Macaca thibetana, Viverra zibetha, Felis temmincki, Panthera pardus, Moschus berezovskii and Naemorhedus goral.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mulun Nature Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/10/2019.