(see also: obat burung)
Latin Name : Numenius madagascariensis
English Name : Far Eastern Curlew
Indonesian Name : Gajahan east
Altitude : 0-4500 m
Endemic : -
Indonesian endemic : No
Regional Distribution : Sumatra , Borneo , Java , Bali , Sulawesi , Maluku , Nusa Tenggara , Papua
IUCN Status : VU
Status Year : 2012
Protected type : None
Birds Limited Distribution : Not
Description Shape : 57 cm , large -sized , brown streaked . Feet long , very long half-life of 18 cm and curved downward , tunggir and tail brown , yellow kebo bottom . When flying under striped wings , darker patches on the shoulders and clear . Iris brown , black beak with a basic pink , gray legs .
Sound Description : Rings , ker leeee , hard , ending screeches .
Habits : Often alone ; sometimes in groups , especially when migrating .
Global Spread : breeding in northeastern Asia , but in the winter migrates southward to Australasia . Eastern Russia and northeastern Mongolia . Noted as the winter visitors in Japan , North Korea , mainland China , Hong Kong , Brunei , Bangladesh , Thailand , Vietnam , Philippina , Malaysia and Singapore . Also in Australia , Taiwan , Indonesia , Papua New Guinea and New Zealand .
Local deployment : Outside the breeding season and young people are not breeding recorded primarily in wetlands Sembilang National Park , visit the Great Sunda region but is not common and may occur anywhere in Wallacea , there were widespread in several locations . In Papua often found along the southern coast
Habitat : As winter site visit sandy beaches , mud Hirst ( mudflats ) , and occasionally in estuaries freshwater lagoons , tidal plains especially overgrown Zosteraceae seagrass .
Pressure : Loss of habitat primarily of reclamation activities on breeding areas and looking for food . The hunt area along their migration and decrease the quality and quantity of feed because of pollution , especially in the location of a stop ( stopover ) . Additional threats are also due east Gajahan females more often migrate to wetlands in southern Auatralia . (see also: vitamin burung)
Other Information : One specimen was found back in the Peg glacier . Jaya paa height 4.500m asl