Jambu Fruit Dove
Range and population
Ptilinopus jambu is confined to the Sundaic lowlands, from peninsular
(scarce and irregular non-breeding visitor),
and West Java, Indonesia
. It inhabits mangrove and evergreen forests to 1,500m.
the Sundaic lowlands of
has been so extensive that all primary formations are expected to
disappear by 2010, and the situation is little different in
. However, the species's ability to persist in second growth and at
higher elevations, where forest destruction has been less severe, means that its
decline has been less rapid than for lowland primary forest specialists.
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