This orchid is named for the resemblance of its flowers to the serpentine hair of the mythical Greek creature. A single inflorescence, which lasts only a few days, is composed of tiny flowers each with long
Asam Gelugur (Garcinia atroviridis) is a tropical fruit tree native to Peninsular Malaysia. The fruit is only used as a flavour in local cuisine due to its sour taste
The interior - Peninsular Malaysia’s interior comprises a vast swathe of territory, stretching northeast of Kuala Lumpur all the way up to Kota Bharu on the east coast. Until recent times this was a remote region of steep, …
Clouded Leopard (Neofelis nebulosa) - Vulnerable with a suspected population of fewer than adults and a decreasing trend. Clouded leopards occur from the Himalayan foothills in Nepal and India to Myanmar, Bhutan, Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Indo
Orange-lined Tussock Moth - Nygmia epirotica Nygmia epirotica (Lymantriidae) is a species of moth found in Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra and Borneo. It is fuzzy, light orange with a large brownish grey.
If you're travelling to the East coast of Peninsular Malaysia for the beach & its many beautiful islands, do check out one of the few turtle sanctuaries along the coastline. Click through for story & tips, photos & video, as well as contact details | http://www.rambleandwander.com/2013/10/malaysia-turtle-sanctuary-in-cherating.html