Species richness and diversity of amphibians and reptilians in Pulau Pangkor, Perak, peninsular Malaysia

Norhayati Ahmad, N. Ehwan, R. Nurul Nadiah, M. Nur Izzah Syahirah, J. Nur Johana, B. S. Baizul Hafsyam, Z. Amirah Azizah, A. Amirrudin

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An updated checklist of the herpetofauna on Pulau Pangkor from surveys conducted between 16-21 July 2017 includes 66 species of herpetofauna, comprising 16 species of amphibians and 50 species of reptiles. Eight species are new records for Pulau Pangkor, namely Microhyla fissipes, Hylarana erythraea, and Polypedates discantus, Calotes emma, Gekko Gecko, Draco melanopogon, Ahaetulla nasuta, and Pseudorabdion longiceps.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)283-296
Number of pages14
JournalThe Malaysian Forester
Volume82
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019

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Keywords

  • Frogs
  • Insular habitat
  • Reptile
  • Tropical island

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Ahmad, N., Ehwan, N., Nurul Nadiah, R., Nur Izzah Syahirah, M., Nur Johana, J., Baizul Hafsyam, B. S., ... Amirrudin, A. (2019). Species richness and diversity of amphibians and reptilians in Pulau Pangkor, Perak, peninsular Malaysia. The Malaysian Forester, 82(1), 283-296.

Species richness and diversity of amphibians and reptilians in Pulau Pangkor, Perak, peninsular Malaysia. / Ahmad, Norhayati; Ehwan, N.; Nurul Nadiah, R.; Nur Izzah Syahirah, M.; Nur Johana, J.; Baizul Hafsyam, B. S.; Amirah Azizah, Z.; Amirrudin, A.

In: The Malaysian Forester, Vol. 82, No. 1, 01.01.2019, p. 283-296.

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Ahmad, N, Ehwan, N, Nurul Nadiah, R, Nur Izzah Syahirah, M, Nur Johana, J, Baizul Hafsyam, BS, Amirah Azizah, Z & Amirrudin, A 2019, 'Species richness and diversity of amphibians and reptilians in Pulau Pangkor, Perak, peninsular Malaysia', The Malaysian Forester, vol. 82, no. 1, pp. 283-296.
Ahmad N, Ehwan N, Nurul Nadiah R, Nur Izzah Syahirah M, Nur Johana J, Baizul Hafsyam BS et al. Species richness and diversity of amphibians and reptilians in Pulau Pangkor, Perak, peninsular Malaysia. The Malaysian Forester. 2019 Jan 1;82(1):283-296.
Ahmad, Norhayati ; Ehwan, N. ; Nurul Nadiah, R. ; Nur Izzah Syahirah, M. ; Nur Johana, J. ; Baizul Hafsyam, B. S. ; Amirah Azizah, Z. ; Amirrudin, A. / Species richness and diversity of amphibians and reptilians in Pulau Pangkor, Perak, peninsular Malaysia. In: The Malaysian Forester. 2019 ; Vol. 82, No. 1. pp. 283-296.
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