Tuesday, 3 December 2013
A red-eyed Bulbul (Pycnonotus brunneus) was caught in the mist net set up by farmers, this morning in countryside. I released it after taking picture and pull off the mist net after that.
White colored Stink bug.
Butterfly from Satyridae family.
Brachypeza sp. (orchid) on limestone wall.
Sunday, 1 December 2013
Saturday, 30 November 2013
Homalomena insignis (aroid) usually got 2 colour variant: Green one (left) & the maroon-brown one (right).
Rainy season is also the fruit season in Borneo. And of course, we won't miss to eat the King of tropical fruit: Durian (Durio spp.)!!!
If you come to Borneo in rainy season, don't forget try this fruit called ENGKALAK (Butter Fruit of Borneo) ~ Scientific name is Litsea garciae. The meat is taste a bit like coconut.
Thursday, 28 November 2013
Please take note that all tiger barb & related species has changed the genus name from "Puntius" to "Puntigrus".
Refer to wikipedia:
And also, Six-banded barb & closely related species has changed the genus name from "Puntius" to "Desmopuntius".