Monday, 6 July 2015

Hiking on super hot Sunday (July 5th, 2015) - part 2




Nephelaphyllum beccarii (jewel orchid)




Fern



Amorphophallus pendulus

wild ginger

Nephelaphyllum beccarii (jewel orchid)

Fern

Fungi

Begonia propinqua 

Sunday, 5 July 2015

Hiking on super hot Sunday (July 5th, 2015) - part 1

Model of the day is a small orchid called Claderia viridiflora.

Nepenthus hirsuta (pitcher plant)

Claderia viridiflora. (orchid). Even it is very hot & dry during the dry season in Borneo, some orchids still blooming during this season.


hazy



Begonia propinqua "brown form" & the gesneraid next to it are not looking good cos the jungle is very dry now. There is no rain in western Sarawak for 2 weeks already.



Amorphophallus pendulus

Gesneraid

Cyrtandra splendens



Fruits of Amorphophallus


Begonia hullettii

Thursday, 2 July 2015

Adventure @ Bintang range & nearby places - part 2

Argostemma pictum

Phyllagathis rotundifolia



Ansonia malayana


Cryptocoryne affinis



Apoballis mutata

Goodyera pusilla 



Phasmid, female

skink

orchid

Orchid

ginger

Black lily (Tacca integrifolia)



ginger

Male stick insect


Homalomena sp.

Cyrtodactylus bintangtinggi (bent-toed gecko)







Colocasia gigantea




Ginger

Perisphaerus sp. This cockroach can roll up the body like pangolin when it is threatened.




Arisaema anomalum


Balsam  (Impatiens curtisii)