First non-native establishment of the carnivorous assassin snail, Anentome helena (von dem Busch in Philippi, 1847)
It is reported the first occurrence of established populations of Anentome helena in a non-native habitat, and CO1 sequences of the species from the wild are provided.
Diversity and biogeography of land snails (Mollusca, Gastropoda) in the limestone hills of Perak, Peninsular Malaysia
Two clusters of limestone hills in central Perak with distinct differences in land snail species composition are identified – a northern hill cluster on elevated granite bedrock and southern hill cluster in a low-lying valley surrounded by alluvial soils.
Conservation of Limestone Ecosystems of Malaysia, Part I, Acknowledgements, Methodology, Overview of limestone outcrops in Malaysia, References, Detailed information on limestone outcrops of the…
Published by Institute for Tropical Biology and Conservation, Universiti Malaysia Sabah. 31 August 2021.You may download the book in PDF versions of standard resolution (488MB) or high resolution…
A review of the land snail genus Alycaeus (Gastropoda, Alycaeidae) in Peninsular Malaysia
Twenty-three species of Alycaeus are now recognised in Peninsular Malaysia through the examination of 5137 specimens in 522 collection lots from all major museum collections and literature sources, with a total of 11 new species proposed.
A preliminary checklist of the freshwater snails of Sabah (Malaysian Borneo) deposited in the BORNEENSIS collection, Universiti Malaysia Sabah
- T. Ng, Jasrul Dulipat, Junn Kitt Foon, M. Lopes‐Lima, Alexandra Zieritz, T. Liew
- Environmental Science, GeographyZooKeys
- 15 May 2017
An annotated checklist of the freshwater gastropods is presented, based on specimens deposited in the BORNEENSIS collection of the Institute for Tropical Biology and Conservation at Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia.
Tree-climbing behavior of the land snail Hemiplecta humphreysiana
Remarks: Most Hemiplecta humphreysiana individuals were observed to live under and among fallen logs and leaf litter on the forest floor at the same location. Historical reports of the species have…
A New Species of Kenyirus (Pulmonata, Camaenidae) from Peninsular Malaysia
A new land snail species of the family Camaenidae from the Belum-Temengor Forest Complex in the State of Perak, Peninsular Malaysia is described, having rounded whorls with a less prominent peripheral keel and a distinctly rostrate outer lip is absent.
A new species of Acmella (Gastropoda: Assimineidae) from Peninsular Malaysia
A new species Acmella paeninsularis from the limestone hills of Perak, Peninsular Malaysia is described based on an ample material. Its diagnostic characters in comparison with related species are…
Exploring the predation of large land snails using preyed shell remains from rock anvil sites in a tropical limestone rainforest in Malaysia
- Siew-Yin Woo, Junn Kitt Foon, T. Liew
- Environmental Science, BiologyBiodiversity Data Journal
- 30 September 2022
A case study of rock anvils presumably used by the birds Myophonus caeruleus and Enicurus ruficapillus in a cave cavity of a limestone hill in Malaysia is reported.
First record and description of a new Scabrina species (Gastropoda: Cyclophoridae) from Peninsular Malaysia
A new species Scabrina belang from the limestone hills of north-western Peninsular Malaysia is described, extending the known range of the genusScabrina 1,000 km southwards.