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Number of species. This table provides the number of species found in this region, based on the Howard and Moore (2003, rev. 2008) taxonomy. To view the full species list, click on the name of a region.
Region name Number of species endemics breeding endemics globally threatened extinct introduced
Malaysia checklist 78415051011
Malaysian Borneo checklist 6101003306
Sarawak checklist 564303403
Sabah checklist 598403005
Kinabalu National Park, Sabah checklist 30600600
Sepilok Forest Reserve, Sabah checklist 22800900
Danum Valley Conservation Area (DVCA), Sabah checklist 265001200
Malay Peninsula checklist 6973038013
Johor checklist 5350026010
Panti Bird Sanctuary checklist 25400700
Kedah checklist 568002309
Pulau Langkawi, Kedah checklist 21600300
Kuala Lumpur checklist 251001101
Taman Rimba Ampang, Kuala Lumpur checklist 15900300
Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), Kuala Lumpur checklist 18800900
Kelantan checklist 524002207
Melaka checklist 460002209
Tanjung Tuan, Malacca checklist 9400200
Negeri Sembilan checklist 523002307
Pulau Pinang checklist 5180021011
Penang National Park, Penang checklist 16300100
Teluk Air Tawar, Penang checklist 19600400
Pahang checklist 5740024015
Fraser's Hill, Pahang checklist 29700500
Taman Negara National Park, Pahang checklist 385001300
Putrajaya checklist 2200101
Perak checklist 6030030011
Belum - Temengor, Perak checklist 22200700
Kuala Gula Bird Sanctuary, Perak checklist 21300600
Perlis checklist 482002007
Selangor checklist 5950028012
Kuala Selangor Nature Park (KSNP), Selangor checklist 16200400
Terengganu checklist 494002106
Island of Borneo checklist 6493703808

Malaysia has 16 endemic species: The following species are endemic to the region of Malaysia. You can search the web for site locations and information about them by clicking on the species name. (b) denotes a breeding endemic, and † an extinct species.

White-fronted Falconet
Mountain Peacock-Pheasant
Malaysian Argus
Dulit Frogmouth
Black-and-crimson Pitta
Black Oriole
Malayan Whistling-Thrush
Everett's Thrush
Black-breasted Fruit-hunter
Eyebrowed Jungle-Flycatcher
White-crowned Shama
Pygmy White-eye
Mountain Blackeye
Bornean Stubtail
Friendly Bush-Warbler
Mountain Wren-Babbler


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