Luzon montane rain forests

WWF Abstract

Along the rugged Sierra Madre Mountains on Luzon, the largest island in the Philippines, isolated many species have thrived and evolved as a result of their isolation. Unlike the islands of Japan, which were part of the Asian mainland before breaking away millions of years ago, Luzon has never been connected to the mainland. As a result, several species that live here are found nowhere else in the world.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Philippines
Area:2,048,000 acres (828,796 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER