|Titiwangsa Forest Complex
|Titiwangsa Mountains, Peninsular Malaysia
The Titiwangsa Forest Complex runs along the Titiwangsa Mountains and forms part of the Central Forest Spine of Peninsular Malaysia.
The Titiwangsa Forest Complex comprises the following patches which are divided by roads running from East to West across the range:
Lebuhraya Timur–Barat (Malaysia Federal Route 4)
Lebuhraya Timur–Barat Kedua (Malaysia Federal Route 185)
Jalan Kuala Kubu Bharu–Raub (Malaysia Federal Route 55)
Kuala Lumpur–Karak Expressway (Malaysia Federal Route 2, 68, E8)
Malaysia Federal Route 86
Malaysia Federal Route 51
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