|20 Jun 2006 - Heok Hui quietly put this on the museum office table today. I realised congratulations are in order for the publication of his first book, to be launched next month; well done young man!|
Tan, H. H., 2006. The Borneo Suckers. Revision of the Torrent Loaches of Borneo (Balitoridae: Gastromyzon, Neogastromyzon). Natural History Publications (Borneo). 245pp.
36 species of Gastromyzon are described; 15 are new and 21 are re-descriptions of the type material of existing species. Neogastromyzon is also revised, with re-descriptions of the two known species and the description of four new species.
The chapters include:
- Biogeographical observations
- Ecological observations
- Economic value
- Bornean endemic fish genera and species
See Heok Hui's profile in the Raffles Museum Newsletter No. 2 (2002).