A faunal survey of macromoths (Lepidoptera : macroheterocera) on mount Serapi, Kubah National Park, Kuching, Sarawak

Jamilah, binti Ismail. (2007) A faunal survey of macromoths (Lepidoptera : macroheterocera) on mount Serapi, Kubah National Park, Kuching, Sarawak. [Final Year Project Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The present study is based on a five-night sampling with twenty series of light-trap data of macromoth species on Mount Serapi. Kubah National Park, Sarawak in December 2006. Species composition of the total of 218 species identified from 903 individuals was investigated. From the families encountered, Geometridae (43.1 %) and Noctuidae (23.3%) represent the most speciose families followed by Arctiidae (\2.8%). Many species collected are considered common. Several infrequently encountered species and two endemic species to Borneo were also discovered. 116 species were considered as rare. Among the infrequent species are Semiothisops macariata and Zamarada nesiotica and the two endemics are Derambila livens and Spaniocentra megaspila. A checklist ofthe macromoth species on Mount Serapi is provided as a baseline catalogue.

Item Type: Final Year Project Report
Additional Information: Project Report (B.Sc.) - Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2007.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Species composition, Mount Serapi, macromoth, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, undergraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: Q Science > QL Zoology
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Saman
Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2017 08:07
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2017 08:07
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/18912

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