Scaly Breasted Munia

These series were taken at Bishan Park. I was amazed by the sheer amount of wildlife found here at an urban park frequented by many residents. A river runs through the park that sustains the wildlife there! I really need to return here and take more pictures. Scaly-breasted Munia Scientific Name: Lonchura Punctulata Malay Name:…

Changeable Lizard, Cicak Kobing

Changeable Lizard Scientific Name: Calotes versicolor Malay Name: Cicak Kobeng (Kubing) The most common lizard in Singapore that dipped the native green-crested lizard numbers after it was introduced to Singapore’s wildlife landscape in the 80s, the Changeable lizard is capable of changing colors depending on its mood, finding a mate or threatened. During breeding season,…

Bird Watch: Pasir Ris Park #1

Singapore is an urban city with a population of 5 million cramped into 791km2 . Despite the high density and the city’s rapid development, nature spots and gardens are home to 65 species of mammals, 390 species of birds, 110 species of reptiles, 30 species of amphibians, more than 300 butterfly species, 127 dragonfly species and…