RBZ 56 (1):1-209. 29 February 2008


Pygoluciola satoi, a new species of the rare southeast Asian firefly genus Pygoluciola Wittmer (Coleoptera: Lampyridae: Luciolinae) from the Philippines. L. A. Ballantyne. Pp 1-9. [pdf, 1.21 MB]

A new species of Ploiaria (Heteroptera: Reduviidae: Emesinae) from Peninsular Malaysia. Dávid Rédei. Pp 11-15. [pdf, 792 KB]

Mangrove Hercostomus sensu lato (Diptera: Dolichopodidae) of Singapore. Lili Zhang, Ding Yang and Patrick Grootaert. Pp 17-28. [pdf, 570 KB]

A revision of the mygalomorph spider genus Monodontium Kulczynski (Barychelidae: Araneae). Robert J. Raven. Pp 29-44. [pdf, 4.8 MB]

Four new species of six-eyed pholcid spiders (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Hainan Island, China. Yanfeng Tong and Shuqiang Li. Pp 45-53. [pdf, 1.84 MB]

The oonopid spiders (Araneae: Oonopidae) from Hainan Island, China. Yanfeng Tong and Shuqiang Li. Pp 55-66. [pdf, 2.1 MB]

The spiders of the genus Telema (Araneae: Telemidae) from Hainan Island, China. Yanfeng Tong and Shuqiang Li. Pp 67-74. [pdf, 1.46 MB]

Neocallichirus kempi Sakai, 1999, a junior synonym of Callianassa karumba Poore & Griffi n, 1979 (Decapoda: Callianassidae). Peter C. Dworschak. Pp 75-84. [pdf, 1.31 MB]

The lecithotrophic zoea of Chirostylus ortmanni Miyake & Baba, 1968 (Crustacea: Anomura: Galatheoidea: Chirostylidae) described from laboratory hatched material. Paul F. Clark and Peter K. L. Ng. Pp 85-94. [pdf, 891 KB]

Taxonomic re-evaluation of Sarika diadema (Dall, 1897) and S. asamurai (Panha, 1997), two endemic land snails from Thailand (Pulmonata: Ariophantidae: Macrochlamydinae). Chirasak Sutcharit and Somsak Panha. Pp 95-100. [pdf, 3.28 MB]

Araiocypris batodes, a new genus and species of cyprinid fish from Northern Vietnam (Ostariophysi: Cyprinidae). Kevin W. Conway and Maurice Kottelat. Pp 101-105. [pdf, 645 KB]

A review of the catfish genus Pseudecheneis (Siluriformes: Sisoridae) from China, with the description of four new species from Yunnan. Wei Zhou, Xu Li and Ying Yang. Pp 107-124. [pdf, 3.34 MB]

Minyclupeoides dentibranchialus, a new genus and species of river herring from the Lower Mekong basin of Cambodia (Teleostei: Clupeidae: Pellonulinae). Tyson R. Roberts. Pp 125-127. [pdf, 198 KB]

Glyptothorax rugimentum, a new species of catfish from Myanmar and Western Thailand (Teleostei: Sisoridae). Heok Hee Ng and Maurice Kottelat. Pp 129-134. [pdf, 1.04 MB]

An annotated checklist of the gobioid fishes of Singapore. Helen K. Larson, Zeehan Jaafar and Kelvin K. P. Lim. Pp 135-155. [pdf, 1.15 MB]

Cephalopholis aurantia x C. spiloparaea, a hybrid serranid fi sh from New Caledonia. John E. Randall and Jean-Lou Justine. Pp 157-159. [pdf, 834 KB]

Additional amphibians and reptiles from the Phnom Samkos Wildlife Sanctuary in Northwestern Cardamom Mountains, Cambodia, with comments on their taxonomy and the discovery of three new species. L. Lee Grismer, Thy Neang, Thou Chav, Perry L. Wood, Jr., Jamie R. Oaks, Jeremy Holden, Jesse L. Grismer, Thomas R. Szutz and Timothy M. Youmans. Pp 161-175. [pdf, 2.40 MB]

On the distribution and identification of Cyrtodactylus brevipalmatus Smith 1923, and Cyrtodactylus elok Dring, 1979. L. Lee Grismer. Pp 177-179. [pdf, 695 KB]

A comparative study of crocodile lizards (Shinisaurus crocodilurus Ahl, 1930) from Vietnam and China. Thomas Ziegler, Le Khac Quyet, Vu Ngoc Thanh, Ralf Hendrix and Wolfgang Böhme. Pp 181-187. [pdf, 1.40 MB]

A new species of Dendrelaphis (Serpentes: Colubridae) from Java, Indonesia. Johan Van Rooijen and Gernot Vogel. Pp 189-197. [pdf, 1.25 MB]


A survey for chytrid fungus in Thai amphibians. David S. McLeod, Jennifer A. Sheridan, Wannee Jiraungkoorskul and Wichase Khonsue. Pp 199-204. [pdf, 620 KB]

Field observation of egg brooding in the caecilian Caudacaecilia asplenia from Sabah, Malaysia (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Ichthyophiidae). Kanto Nishikawa, Masafumi Matsui, Paul Y. Imbun, Ahmad Sudin, Maklarin B. Lakim and Maryati Mohamed. Pp 205-208. [pdf, 945 KB]


An Identification Guide to the Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles of Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore and Timor Leste. Tan Heok Hui. Pp 209. [pdf, 208 KB]