CONTENTS
Flora index
Fauna index
guide to the mangroves of singapore
Index of mangrove fauna: invertebrates
Peter K L Ng and N Sivasothi (editors)
  INSECTS
About arthopods and insects in general


Moths
Mangrove moth Odites sp.
Kacang putih moth Caloptilia scaeodesma
Hammock moth Lyonetia sp.
Tide-watching moth Aucha velans
Avicennia seed moth Autoba alabastrata
Pneumatophore moth Hymenoptychis sordida
Bud worm Eupoicilia sp.
Leaf binder moth Capua endocypha
Leaf miner moth Phyllocnistis spp.
Common aquatic moth Eristena mangalis

Beetles
Mangrove longicorn beetle Aeolesthes holosericeus
Wallace's leaf beetle Rhyparida wallacei
Avicennia leaf beetle Monolepta spp.
Sonneratia weevil Rhynchites sp.
Rhizophora root borer Cocotrypes rhizophorae
Bugs
Shield or stink bug Calliphara nobilis
Cotton stainer bug Dysdercus decussatus
Mealy bugs Family Pseudococcidae, Margarodidae

Flies
Excoecaria fruitfly Elleipsa quadrifasciata

Ants Family Formicidae
various species

Ground feeding insects
various species

Other Insects
Marine springtail Pseudanurida billitonensis
Mangrove cricket Apteronemobius asahinai
Mangrove water skaters
What is mangrove?
Introduction

The Ecosystem

Abiotic
Biotic

Value
Intro
Products
Indirect uses
Potential uses

About Mangroves
in Singapore

History
Mangroves to visit
Conservation
 
From "A Guide to Mangroves of Singapore", Peter K. L. Ng and N. Sivasothi (editors)
Volume 1: The Ecosystem and Plant Diversity and Volume 2: Animal Diversity
Authors: Kelvin K. P. Lim, Dennis H. Murphy, T. Morgany, N. Sivasothi, Peter K. L. Ng,
B. C. Soong, Hugh T. W. Tan, K. S. Tan & T. K. Tan
BP Guide to Nature Series published by the Singapore Science Centre, sponsored by British Petroleum
2001 Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research, The National University of Singapore & The Singapore Science Centre