The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 2015 Supplement No. 31


The Comprehensive Marine Biodiversity Survey: Johor Straits International Workshop (2012)

Edited by: Tan Koh Siang & Linda Goh


COVER [pdf]

CONTENTS Pp. i – iii [pdf]

Taking stock of Singapore’s marine life: the Comprehensive Marine Biodiversity Survey Johor Straits International Workshop 2012. Tan K. S., Koh K. S. & L. Goh. Pp. 1-6. [pdf]

The first report of the parasitic red alga Gracilaria babae (Rhodophyta: Gracilariaceae) from Singapore Ng P. K., Lim P. E. & Phang S. M. Pp. 7-15. [pdf]

Genetic variation in Gracilaria tenuistipitata (Rhodophyta) from northern Singapore and neighbouring countries. Song S. L., Lim P. E., Poong S. W. & Phang S. M. Pp. 16-23. [pdf]

Three new records of dinoflagellates in Singapore’s coastal waters, with observations on environmental conditions associated with microalgal growth in the Johor Straits. S. C. Y. Leong, Lim L. P., Chew S. M., J. W. K. Kok & S. L. M. Teo. Pp. 24-36. [pdf]

Two new records of Geodia (Porifera: Astrophorida: Geodiidae) from the Johor Straits, Singapore. Lim S. C. Pp. 37-43. [pdf]

Sea anemones (Cnidaria: Actiniaria) of Singapore: shallow water species known also from the Indian subcontinent. D. G. Fautin, R. Tan, N. W. L. Yap, Tan S. H., A. Crowther, R. Goodwill, K. Sanpanich & Tay Y. C. Pp. 44-59. [pdf]

Penis fencing, spawning, parental care and embryonic development in the cotylean flatworm Pseudoceros indicus (Platyhelminthes: Polycladida: Pseudocerotidae) from Singapore. Chim C. K., R. S. L. Ong & Gan B. Q.. Pp. 60-67. [pdf]

Two new free-living marine nematode species from an intertidal sandy-rocky shore on Pulau Ubin, Singapore with a key to the valid species of the genera Prooncholaimus and Acanthonchus. Chen C. A., Nguyen D. T. & N. Smol. Pp. 68-74. [pdf]

A new cryptic species of Neanthes (Annelida: Phyllodocida: Nereididae) from Singapore confused with Neanthes glandicincta Southern, 1921 and Ceratonereis (Composetia) burmensis (Monro, 1937). Lee Y. L. & C. J. Glasby.. Pp. 75-95. [pdf]

Halacaridae (Acari) amongst the epiflora and fauna on trunks, branches, roots and pneumatophores on the coast of Singapore: A survey. I. Bartsch. Pp. 96-138. [pdf]

RA checklist of Amphipoda (Crustacea) collected from the mudflats of Pulau Ubin, Singapore. K. N. White. Pp. 139-142. [pdf]

Two new species of symbiotic copepods from sea pens (Anthozoa: Octocorallina: Pennatulacea) collected in the Johor Straits, Singapore. Uyeno D.. Pp. 143-151. [pdf]

An overview of the marine Isopoda (Crustacea) of Singapore. N. L. Bruce & H. P. S. Wong. Pp. 152-168. [pdf]

The penaid prawns of the Straits of Johor: Preliminary results.T. Upanoi. Pp. 169-181. [pdf]

New record and new species of the hermit crab genus Diogenes Dana, 1851 (Decapoda: Anomura: Diogenidae) from Singapore. D. L. Rahayu. Pp. 182-192. [pdf]

Neorhynchoplax venusta, a new species of hymenosomatid crab (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura) from Singapore. P. K. L. Ng. Pp. 193-198. [pdf]

The taxonomy of five species of Episesarma De Man, 1895 in Singapore (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Sesarmidae). Lee B. Y., Ng N. K. & P. K. L. Ng. Pp. 199-215. [pdf]

Notes on the taxonomy and ecology of Labuanum politum (De Man, 1887) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Sesarmidae), an obligate arboreal crab on the nipah palm, Nypa fruticans (Arecales: Arecaceae). P. K. L. Ng, Lee B. Y. & Tan H. H.. Pp. 216-225. [pdf]

Sacoglossa (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Heterobranchia) from northern coasts of Singapore. K. R. Jensen. Pp. 226-249. [pdf]

Spawning observed in a specimen of the shelled sacoglossan Lobiger viridis Pease, 1863 from Singapore (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Heterobranchia). K. R. Jensen & R. S. L. Ong. Pp. 250-254. [pdf] [Video 1] [Video 2] [Video 3]

Bryozoa from the Straits of Johor, Singapore, with the description of new species. K. J. Tilbrook & D. P. Gordon. Pp. 255-263. [pdf]

Preliminary list of ophiuroids (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) collected from the Johor Straits, Singapore. Fujita T. & Irimura S.. Pp. 264-272. [pdf]

Sea cucumbers (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) from the Johor Straits, Singapore. Ong J. Y. & H. P. S. Wong. Pp. 273-291. [pdf]

New tropical caudinid and synaptid sea cucumbers from the Johor Straits (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea). P. M. O’Loughlin & Ong J. Y.. Pp. 292-302. [pdf]

Fishes of the Eastern Johor Strait. Ng H. H., Tan H. H., K. K. P. Lim, W. Ludt & P. Chakrabarty. Pp. 303-337. [pdf]