Nature in Singapore

Bulletin 2008

CONTENTS

Vol. 1 (2008)

  1. Tang, H. B., 2008. A new record of Heliaeschna uninervulata Martin (Odonata: Gynacanthini: Aeshnidae: Aeshninae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 1–3. [PDF, 291 KB]
  2. Lok, A. F. S. L. & H. T. W. Tan, 2008. Rediscovery of Aeschynanthus albidus (Blume) Steud. (Gesneriaceae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 5–8. [PDF, 642 KB]
  3. Chua, S., X. Giam, C. K. Yeo & H. T. W. Tan, 2008. Attitudes towards biological conservation of one class of National University of Singapore undergraduate students. Nature in Singapore, 1: 9–20 [PDF, 134 KB]
  4. Yong, D. L., S. D. Fam & J. J. Ng, 2008. Rediscovery of Dumeril’s monitor, Varanus dumerilii (Varanidae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 21–22 [PDF, 48 KB]
  5. Wee, Y. C., 2008. Anting in Singapore birds. Nature in Singapore, 1: 23–25 [PDF, 224 KB]
  6. Lok, A. F. S. L., 2008. The biology and distribution in Singapore of Lestes praemorsus decipiens Kirby, 1893. Nature in Singapore, 1: 27–30. [PDF, 490 KB]
  7. Chan, Y. M., M. Chan & Y. C. Wee, 2008. Aberrant behaviour of a female great hornbill and a female rhinoceros hornbill. Nature in Singapore, 1: 31–34. [PDF, 1.27 MB]
  8. Lok, A. F. S. L., K.-x. Tan & H. T. W. Tan, 2008. Rediscovery of Dendrobium lobbii Teijsm. & Binnend. (Orchidaceae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 35–39. [PDF, 918 KB]
  9. Wee, Y. C. & R. Hale, 2008. The Nature Society (Singapore) and the struggle to conserve Singapore’s nature areas. Nature in Singapore, 1: 41–49. [PDF, 1.18 MB]
  10. Lok, A. F. S. L., 2008. The biology and distribution in Singapore of Prodasineura humeralis Selys, 1860. Nature in Singapore, 1: 51–53. [PDF, 617 KB]
  11. Tan, H. T. W., Ali bin Ibrahim & K.-x. Tan, 2008. A new record of Piper aduncum L. (Piperaceae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 55–59. [PDF, 1.12 MB]
  12. Lok, A. F. S. L., Ali bin Ibrahim, H. H. Tan & H. T. W. Tan, 2008. Status of Thrixspermum amplexicaule (Bl.) Rchb.f. (Orchidaceae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 61–64. [PDF, 556 KB]
  13. Wong, H. W., 2008. A new record of Cymbovula segaliana Cate, 1973 (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Ovulidae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 65–67. [PDF, 228 KB]
  14. Cheah, J. W. K. & A. Ng, 2008. Breeding ecology of the little tern, Sterna albifrons Pallas, 1764 in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 69–73. [PDF, 475 KB]
  15. Wee, Y. C. & L. K. Wang, 2008. Breeding behaviour of the zebra dove, Geopelia striata (Linnaeus, 1766). Nature in Singapore, 1: 75–80. [PDF, 742 KB]
  16. Wong, H. W., 2008. A new record of Mitrella moleculina (Duclos, 1840) (Gastropoda: Columbellidae) in Singapore, with notes on colour forms. Nature in Singapore, 1: 81–83. [PDF, 145 KB]
  17. Lok, A. F. S. L. & T. K. Lee, 2008. Brood care of the chestnut-bellied malkoha, Phaenicophaeus sumatranus sumatranus Raffles, 1822. Nature in Singapore, 1: 85–92. [PDF, 1.12 MB]
  18. Wong, H. W., 2008. A new record of Coralliophila rubrococcinea Melvill & Standen, 1901 (Gastropoda: Muricoidea) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 93–95. [PDF, 160 KB]
  19. Wee, Y. C. & K. C. Tsang, 2008. The changing face of birding in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 97–102. [PDF, 473 KB]
  20. Wee, Y. C. & A. Ng, 2008. Life history of the painted jezebel, Delias hyparete Linnaeus, 1758 (Order Lepidoptera). Nature in Singapore, 1: 103–108. [PDF, 510 KB]
  21. Subaraj, R., 2008. A personal account of envenomation by a blue-necked keelback, Macropisthodon rhodomelas (Boie) (Reptilia: Squamata: Natricidae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 109–111. [PDF, 193 KB]
  22. Wong, H. W., 2008. A new record of Semele sinensis A. Adams, 1853 (Bivalvia: Tellinoidea) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 113–115. [PDF, 164 KB]
  23. Deng, S. H., T. K. Lee & Y. C. Wee, 2008. Black-naped terns (Sterna sumatrana Raffles, 1822) mobbing a grey heron (Ardea cinerea Linnaeus, 1758). Nature in Singapore, 1: 117–127. [PDF, 512 KB]
  24. Tan, H. H. & K. K. P. Lim, 2008. Acarichthys heckelii (Müller & Troschel), an introduced cichlid fish in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 129–133. [PDF, 490 KB]
  25. Leong, T. M. & D. Groenewoud, 2008. Natural history notes on Pingasa ruginaria Guenée (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 135–138. [PDF, 415 KB]
  26. Tan, H. H., 2008. Apparent mimicry of jellyfish by juvenile pomfret, Pampus chinensis (Teleostei: Stromateidae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 139–142. [PDF, 431 KB]
    Download video clip of swimming juvenile pomfret here (24.5 MB)
  27. Lok, A. F. S. L., K-x. Tan, X. Giam, T. P. Ng & H. T. W. Tan, 2008. The spread of Jacaranda obtusifolia Humb. & Bonpl. (Bignoniaceae) into the Central Catchment Nature Reserve, Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 143–147. [PDF, 684 KB]
  28. Leong, T. M., 2008. Larval development, metamorphosis and parasitism in the hawkmoth, Enpinanga borneensis (Butler) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae: Macroglossinae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 149–154. [PDF, 778 KB]
  29. Lok, A. F. S. L., 2008. Vestalis amethystina Lieftinck, 1965, of the Sime Road swamp forest, Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 155–158. [PDF, 525 KB]
  30. Leong, T. M., 2008. Last instar caterpillar and metamorphosis of Neostauropus alternus (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 159–164. [PDF, 815 KB]
  31. Tan, H. H., 2008. A sighting of a stinkhorn fungus, Dictyophora species. Nature in Singapore, 1: 165–169. [PDF, 839 KB]
  32. Koh, K. L., 2008. Book review: Governance, politics and the environment: A Singapore study. Nature in Singapore, 1: 171–173. [PDF, 83.4 KB]
  33. Lok, A. F. S. L., 2008. A Singapore trilobite larva, Duliticola species. Nature in Singapore, 1: 175–178. [PDF, 678 KB]
  34. Lok, A. F. S. L. & H. T. W. Tan, 2008. Status of Cyrtosperma merkusii (Hassk.) Schott (Araceae) in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 179–182. [PDF, 973 KB]
  35. Leong, T. M. & Aminurashid, 2008. Last instar caterpillar and metamorphosis of Lebadea martha parkeri Eliot (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Nymphalinae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 183–189. [PDF, 714 KB]
  36. Leong, T. M. & Aminurashid, 2008. Advanced caterpillar and metamorphosis of the hawkmoth Cechenena helops helops (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae: Macroglossinae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 191–194. [PDF, 399 KB]
  37. Lok, A. F. S. L. & H. H. Tan, 2008. A new locality of Duliticola hoiseni Wong in Singapore. Nature in Singapore, 1: 195–200. [PDF, 1.31 MB]
  38. Tan, H. H. & P. K. L. Ng, 2008. First record in Singapore of a nepenthiphilous crab, Geosesarma perracae (Crustacea: Decapoda: Sesarmidae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 201–205. [PDF, 793 KB]
  39. Tsang, K. C., L. K. Wang & Y. C. Wee, 2008. The olive-backed sunbird, Cinnyris jugularis Linnaeus, 1766 and its pectoral tufts. Nature in Singapore, 1: 207–210. [PDF, 126 KB]
  40. Leong, T. M. & S. C. Teo, 2008. Records of the praying mantis, Theopropus elegans (Westwood) (Mantodea: Hymenopodidae: Hymenopodinae) in Singapore, with notes on oviposition and hatching. Nature in Singapore, 1: 211–214. [PDF, 487 KB]
  41. Leong, T. M., 2008. Records of monkey moths from Singapore, with notes on the caterpillar and metamorphosis of Eupterote niassana (Rothschild) (Lepidoptera: Eupterotidae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 215–218. [PDF, 633 KB]
  42. Lok, A. F. S. L. & R. Subaraj, 2008. Porphyrio porphyrio viridis Begbie, 1834 (purple swamphen), gem of Singapore’s marshes. Nature in Singapore, 1: 219–224. [PDF, 841 KB]
  43. Lok, A. F. S. L. & S. K. Tan, 2008. A review of the Singapore status of the green tree snail, Amphidromus atricallosus perakensis Fulton, 1901 and its biology. Nature in Singapore, 1: 225–230. [PDF, 597 KB] [Editor's note]