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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
Taiwan checklist 658150nullnull14
Shei-pa National Park checklist 17700nullnull3
Taroko National Park checklist 20100nullnull3
Yangmingshan National Park checklist 20400nullnull6
Yushan National Park checklist 18500nullnull4
Taiwan (main island) checklist 631150nullnull17
Taiwan (province) checklist 53900nullnull12
Dongsha National Park checklist 20000nullnull1
Kenting National Park checklist 32500nullnull6
Taijiang National Park checklist 32300nullnull9
Kinmen islands checklist 42500nullnull4
Kinmen National Park checklist 29100nullnull1
Lienchiang checklist 42400nullnull6
Matsu islands checklist 42300nullnull5
Pratas Islands checklist 29800nullnull1

Taiwan has 14 endemic species: The following species are endemic to the region of Taiwan. 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.

Formosan Partridge
Swinhoe's Pheasant
Mikado Pheasant
Formosan Magpie
Formosan Whistling-Thrush
Collared Bush-Robin
Yellow Tit
Styan's Bulbul
White-whiskered Laughingthrush
Steere's Liocichla
Taiwan Barwing
White-eared Sibia
Taiwan Yuhina


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