July 2011

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Exotic (looking) Caterpillars in Singapore

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30 July 2011
Caterpillars to many, are simply plain green or black little worms. However, they do come in all shapes and sizes, with exotic or even majestic looks.I chanced upon a…
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Be Wary of Spider Bites!

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22 July 2011
For macro and nature enthusiasts, many understand that spiders have their own store of venom for hunting purposes. But what many don’t know of each spider, is the propensity…
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Nangka in the Rain

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15 July 2011
A trip that started with threats of rain all day. We started late and managed to reach the end of Nangka Trail before Durian Loop, and thats when it…
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PUI Goes the Spitting Spider

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9 July 2011
Please pardon the crude title. 🙂 This post is dedicated to the Spitting Spider (Scytodidae family). It hunts by shooting gooey spit from its claws towards its prey at…
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Lurkers of the Night

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1 July 2011
Another night trip to observe the local tarantulas. Most of the tarantulas we found were hiding at the entrance of their burrows. The burrows are typically woven with silk…