北大武山動物資源

北大武山至今保存了非常完整的原始森林,在較少的人為干擾下,提供了野生動物良好的棲息環境,重要的動物資源有:

  • 哺乳類
    已有觀察紀錄的有27種,以台灣黑熊、台灣 長鬃山羊、台灣水鹿、山羌、黃喉貂、台灣 獼猴、山豬最具有代表性,並推測可能是台 灣雲豹最後的棲息地。
  • 鳥類
    已有觀察紀錄的有82種,以畫眉科及山雀科鳥類最為常見,大赤啄木鳥、台灣紫嘯鶇、鉛色水鶇、黃嘴角鴞也常穿梭林間、溪澗間,以藍腹鷴、帝雉、熊鷹最為珍稀。
  • 昆蟲
    以蝶類、鞘翅目、同翅目和雙翅目的昆蟲最活躍,具有代表性的有紫斑蝶、台灣長臂金龜、彩虹叩頭蟲、紅圓翅鍬形蟲等。
  • 兩棲類
    主要分佈在溪谷環境,常見的有莫氏樹蛙、梭德氏赤蛙、斯文豪氏赤蛙和盤古蟾蜍等。

North Dawu Mountain has well-preserved primeval forests, which provide an ideal habitat for many wildlife species.

  • Mammals
    scientists have recorded 27 species, including Formosan serow,Formosan sambar, Formosan yellow-throated Marten,Formosan barking deer, Formosa macaque,and Formosan wild boar.
  • Birds
    scientists have recorded 135 species, among which birds of families Timaliidae and Paridae are most common, such as White-backed woodpecker, Taiwan whistling thrush, Plumbeous water redstart and Mountain scops owl. Endangered wild birds include Swinhoe"s pheasant, Mikado pheasant and Hodgson"s hawk eagle.
  • Insects
    Butterflies and insects of orders Coleoptera, Homoptera and Diptera are most active.Signature insects include Euploea sylvestor, Formosan long-armed scarab, Rainbow sheath click beetle and Stag beetle.
  • Amphibians
    Mostly seen in river valley, such as Moltreche"s green tree frog, Sauteris frog, Swinhoe"s brown frog and Taiwan common toad.