Sarawak Quest 2 (1995)

by Tan Heok Hui This was my second trip to Sarawak and proved to be most interesting. Betta taeniatawas at last found by pure and simple unadulterated good luck. This time around, we concentrated on the areas around Kuching. Day 1We arrived on Sunday, hoping to soak...

Ctenopoma intermedium from Okavango

by Dr. Jim Cambray, Albany Museum, Grahamstown. I collected the Ctenopoma intermedium when I was in the Panhandle area of the Okavango swamps in Botswana. The river was flowing quite strongly but I only wanted to go to the open flooded margins, away from the densely,...

Sarawak Quest 3

Sarawak Quest 3 by Tan Heok Hui This third trip to Sarawak proved to be most fruitful- Betta brownorum found and a range extension. This Betta was found, partly due to a fishmonger – of all people! Previous data was again heeded initially, only to be eventually...