Borneo

Flora and fauna of Borneo with a bit of art thrown in. :-)
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'Rain' Forest Tree Frog Underside by citizenlouie Tree_Frog
Portrait of Bornean Horned Frog (Megophrys nasuta) amongst leaf-litter in forest floor. Taken at night. Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo.
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Amphibians

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Argostemma species from Borneo with Round Leaves, terrarium culture, VERY RARE | eBay
Black Variegated Borneo Ebony – Remarkably Rare!
"Les plantes a feuillage coloré. v.1.  Paris :Rothschild,1867-1870". #vintage #Victorian #botanical #illustration

Misc. Plants

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Leading Lines: A slow shutter image of the Kuching Waterfront located in Sarawak, Malaysia. (© Sharkawi Che Din/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest
The Kapuas River (located on the island Borneo) is the longest river in all of Indonesia, stretching for 1.143 km (710 mi).
An aerial view of the Salak River : BORNEO RAIN FOREST : Environmental Photographs: Wildlife Photojournalist Tim Laman, Tim Laman

Rivers & Streams

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Bucephalandra Motoleyana Red , rare plants from Borneo
Bucephalandra sp Kanowit

Aquatic Plants & Biotopes

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Yale University Art Gallery, Shield, Kayan or Kenyah, Indonesia, Borneo, 19th Century, Wood with pigment
Yale University Art Gallery, Shield, Kayan or Kenyah, Indonesia, Borneo, 19th Century, Wood with pigment

Art

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view of rainforest in Borneo at sunrise - shot from a small uphill in Danum Valley. photo by Nara Simhan www.flickr.com/...
The Borneo rainforest is one of the oldest rainforests in the worlds. Thousands of species of flowering plants, trees, terrestrial mammals and birds can be found in these vast canopies, but they are under serious pressure from commerce and changing weather patterns.
Yep, I could do this

Cloud Forest

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Glanycus coendersi - Moths of the genus Glanycus (Thyrididae - Striglininae) ranges from China and India to Borneo.
Lantern Fly (Pyrops heringi) in defensive posture, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia
Haaniella grayii - stick insect. From the Sarawak rainforests on Island of Borneo.

Insects

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Chocolate gouramis. Biotope for Osphrenemus. from forum.practicalfishkeeping.co.uk
Betta channoides - Snakehead Betta - Adult male collected from Pampang, East Kalimantan, Borneo. Spawning colour pattern.
Stingray Pleco

Fish

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Rafflesia Arnoldi from Indonesia
rafflesia arnoldii the largest individual flower on earth, aka corpse flower. one of the three national flowers of indonesia
rafflesia in full bloom - "Borneo’s Rafflesia is found mainly in the rainforests of Sarawak and Sabah.  This parasitic flower grows to a diameter of more than 3 feet across with a weight of up to 22lbs. and is part of a family of about 20 species..."

Rafflesia

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Gunung Api (Pinnacles) by ExtremeGreen, via Flickr
gunung mulu national park - miri, sarawak by ★ mewot ★, via Flickr
libutron: “The Pinnacles, Mulu National Park, Borneo, Malaysia | ©Manuel Beers Gunung Mulu National Park, on the island of Borneo, is the most studied tropical karst area in the world. The park is...

Pinnacles

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Nepenthes spectabilis North Sumatra
Borneo, in the rain forest: A small woolly bat and its roost, the pitcher of the pitcher plant Nepenthes rafflesiana. Usually, these carnivorous plants get their extra nitrogen from the carcasses of trapped insects. This species, however, uses the feces of bats for this purpose as has been discovered by researchers of the University of Würzburg.  Photo: Michael Schöner
N. burbidgeae on Tambuyukon. A gallery of emblematic Nepenthes species from Borneo. | A garden's chronicle

Pitcher Plants

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bioluminescent fungi in Sarawak

Fungi

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Clouded leopard
The Weird and Wonderful Animals and Plants of Borneo | Photo Explorer
Long thought to be identical to the clouded leopards living on mainland South East Asia, genetic analysis has shown that the Bornean big cat is in fact a separate species.  Its 2 inch canine teeth are the longest of any living feline and lead to comparisons with the long-extinct sabre-tooth tiger.

Cats

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Young fern leaf

Ferns

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Robiquetia borneense
Thecostele alata - A mono-specific genus - this species is found from Bangladesh across to Thailand, Vietnam and Borneo, Philippines and Sumatra. It not often seen in cultivation.
Jungle Mike's secret gardens

Orchids

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Chestnut-breasted malkoha  -  The Chestnut-breasted Malkoha (Phaenicophaeus curvirostris) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. Found in Southeast Asia from Myanmar through to eastern Java, the Philippines and Borneo, it is a large cuckoo measuring up to 49 cm (19 in) with grey and dark green upperparts and chestnut underparts, and a large curved pale upper mandible. The male and female are similar in plumage. Unlike many cuckoos, it builds its nest and raises its own young.
GREEN MAGPIE (Cissa chinensis)  The Green Magpie is a member of the Crow family, roughly about the size of the Eurasian Jay or slightly smaller.  It is found from the lower Himalayas in north eastern India in a broad south easterly band down into central Thailand, Malaysia, Sumatra and northwestern Borneo via Passarinhando-BIRDS FB
Borneo. "In the heart of the Malay Archipelago awaits the third largest island in the world, where ancient tropical rainforests support a zoological wonderland. There are interesting plants and animal- and bird-life galore, and offshore, the reefs are full of colorful coral and marine life. Don't miss the monkeys in the wild, particularly orangutans. Sample Itinerary: 10-day Camp Leaky on the 100-passenger Orion II (includes a stop at the orangutan rehab center...). From $6,930 per person."

Birds

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Begonia Sizemoreae small starter plant. Very Rare! | eBay
Begonia dracopelta from Borneo Terrarium | eBay
Begonia Chlorosticta Red Form, terrarium culture, VERY RARE #3 | eBay

Begonias

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a close up of a plant with green leaves
Begonia Sizemoreae small starter plant. Very Rare! | eBay
a close up of a plant in a pot
Begonia dracopelta from Borneo Terrarium | eBay
Begonia dracopelta from Borneo Terrarium | eBay
two green and brown leaves in someone's hand with the words referent not for sale
Begonia Chlorosticta Red Form, terrarium culture, VERY RARE #3 | eBay
Begonia Chlorosticta Red Form, terrarium culture, VERY RARE #3 | eBay
a person holding a small green plant in their hand
Argostemma species from Borneo with Round Leaves, terrarium culture, VERY RARE | eBay
the sky is pink and purple as it sets on fire in the water at night
National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest 2012
Leading Lines: A slow shutter image of the Kuching Waterfront located in Sarawak, Malaysia. (© Sharkawi Che Din/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest
three pieces of wood sitting on top of each other
Black Variegated Borneo Ebony – Remarkably Rare!
Black Variegated Borneo Ebony – Remarkably Rare!
the insect is sitting on top of the window with drops of water around it's surface
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'Rain' Forest Tree Frog Underside by citizenlouie Tree_Frog
a brown and black insect sitting on top of a leaf
Portrait of Bornean Horned Frog (Megophrys nasuta) amongst leaf-litter in forest floor. Taken at night. Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo.
a frog sitting on top of a leaf covered in brown and green leaves, looking at the camera
Sign in
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a penny with a small piece of metal on it
Frogs Are Awesome!
scienceyoucanlove: “Microhyla borneensis (junior synonym Microhyla nepenthicola), also known as the Mantang narrow-mouthed frog, is a species of microhylid frog found in the Matang Range in Sarawak, Borneo. It was once the smallest known frog from...
a close up of a bug on leaves in the ground with it's eyes closed
Who Peed in this Guy's Cherrio's??
a black and white frog sitting on top of green moss
Ambystoma opacum
(Ambystoma opacum) The ""marbled salamander"" is a species of mole salamander found in the eastern United States.
a red and black insect on a white surface
I like animals
Glanycus coendersi - Moths of the genus Glanycus (Thyrididae - Striglininae) ranges from China and India to Borneo.
a small leopard walking across a cement road next to green grass and palm leaf stalks
Clouded leopard
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"Les plantes a feuillage coloré. v.1. Paris :Rothschild,1867-1870". #vintage #Victorian #botanical #illustration