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西ガーツ山脈(Western Ghats)

Nallamudi Viewpoint
Jog Falls
Iruppu Falls, Karnataka, India
Monkey Falls
Western Ghats at Coorg, India
Misty Clouds
ecosystem/fauna/Azure Tiger Beetle(Jansenia azureocincta)
Tea Cultivation
Bliss
Bed of Tea Plant
Primordial soup - A pool full of tadpoles
Indian Grey Hornbill
Western Ghats in the monsoon
The western ghats
Monsoon - Malampuzha Dam - Palakkad
ecosystem/fauna/Lime Swallowtail(Papilio demoleus)
Mantis style
Little Spiderhunter
Nagarhole National Park, Coorg, India
Scenic Village
Habenaria crinifera (11)

国名:in India

登録年:2012年

登録基準:(ix),(x)
Older than the Himalaya mountains, the mountain chain of the Western Ghats represents geomorphic features of immense importance with unique biophysical and ecological processes. The site’s high montane forest ecosystems influence the Indian monsoon weather pattern. Moderating the tropical climate of the region, the site presents one of the best examples of the monsoon system on the planet. It also has an exceptionally high level of biological diversity and endemism and is recognized as one of the world’s eight ‘hottest hotspots’ of biological diversity. The forests of the site include some of the best representatives of non-equatorial tropical evergreen forests anywhere and are home to at least 325 globally threatened flora, fauna, bird, amphibian, reptile and fish species.

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