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MNJ Volume 75 (2023)

Volume 75(1) March 2023

1.Malaysian Cave and Karst Conservancy Batu Caves Scientific Expedition 2019

2. The changing flora of Batu Caves, Selangor,Peninsular Malaysia – 1890 to 2020

3. An updated account on the bryophyte diversity of Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia, with two new records for Peninsular Malaysia

4. Threatened vascular plant species of Batu Caves, Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia

5. Genetic relationships, diversity and the occurrence of natural leaf variegation in populations of Begonia phoeniogramma Ridl. (Begoniaceae) from Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

6. Vascular plants on the recovery burn site of Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

7. Updated checklist of bats from the Batu Caves karst massif, Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia

8. A survey of birds on Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia, with some observations on mammals

9. Butterflies of Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia: A photographic survey

10. A checklist of land snails (Mollusca, Gastropoda) of Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

11. A preliminary study of dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata) of Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

12. The alien house cockroach, Periplaneta americana, has not displaced the native cave cockroach, Pycnoscelus striatus, in Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

13. Checklist of the herpetofauna of Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

14. Rapid mammal survey at Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia, with notes on other fauna

15. Camera trapping to investigate the presence of Sumatran Serow (Capricornis sumatraensis) at Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

16. Morphology of selected caves in Batu Caves complex, Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia – A preliminary report

17. Notes on the topography of the Batu Caves karst tower, Selangor, Malaysia, with a description of a route to the highest peak and locations of five new caves

18. Batu Caves: Further evidence of orangutans, Colobine monkey, and rhinoceroses in Late Quaternary Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia

19. Mapping the interior of the Dark Cave at Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia, using LIDAR laser scanning for its geological structures and the bat roosts

20. To the Bat Cave: A conservation option for Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia

21.  Exploring public perceptions for the conservation of the Batu Caves limestone hill, Selangor, Malaysia


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Volume 75(2) June 2023

1. Occurrence of stinkhorns (Agaricomycetes, Phallales) in the urban areas of UiTM Pahang Jengka campus

2. Orchid resilience: A case of a logged-over forest in Sabah, Malaysia

3. Gunung Ulu Semangkok : The forgotten type locality

4. Leaf anatomical characteristics of the Pandanus immersus Ridley virgin fibres using Field Emission Scanning Electron
Microscope (FESEM)

5. On the distribution of Dacryodes nervosa (H.J. Lam) Leenh. (Burseraceae) in Peninsular Malaysia with additional notes on fruit characters

6. Seed diversity from eight species of non-volant mammals of Sekayu and Kenyir, Terengganu

7. Prevalence of helminth parasite fauna in wild anurans from Fraser’s Hill and Sungai Jeriau, Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia

8. SHORT NOTES Recent record of Bulwer’s pheasant in a production forest in central Sarawak

9. First checklist of arachnid in Tasik Chini Biosphere Reserve, Pahang, Malaysia with notes on important tarantula species

10. Evaluation of wildlife distribution data in Southeast Asia: Public data mining and ecological modelling of Malaysia’s primate

11. Drivers’ perception and attitude towards wildlife-vehicle collisions in Langkawi Island, Kedah, Malaysia

12. Missing the forest for the carbon: Five familiar lessons being learned again in Malaysia



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Volume 75(3) September 2023

1. The Important Hornbill Landscape 2.0 in Peninsular Malaysia : Revised

2. A new sedge species Mapania sekudaniana (Cyperaceae) from Sarawak, Malaysia

3. New record of Pteroptyx valida (Coleoptera: Lampyridae: Luciolinae) from Kelantan and Pyrocoelia analis (Coleoptera: Lampyridae: Lampyrinae) from Perak, Malaysia

4. Taxonomic significance of petiole anatomy of Madhuca Buch.-Ham ex J. F. Gmelin (Sapotaceae) from Peninsular Malaysia

5. Burseraceae in Sungai Menyala Forest Reserve, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan

6. Stand structure, biomass estimation and population dynamics of Rhizophoraceae in 50-ha plot at Pasoh Forest Reserve, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

7. The biodiversity of Bukit Anak Takun, Selangor, Malaysia, with emphasis on the flora

8. Checklist of mosses (Bryophyta) of Lembah Jemaloi, Kenaboi Forest Reserve, Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan, Peninsular Malaysia

9. Taxonomic revision of Calophyllum L. (Calophyllaceae) of Sabah and Sarawak, Malaysia

10.  Assessing the drivers of pro-environmental behaviour and willingness to pay for biodiversity conservation among visitors to Raptor Watch weekend at Tanjung Tuan, Melaka

11. Carbon stock assessment in Ayer Keroh Recreational Forest



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Volume 75(4) December 2023

1. Evaluating the mortality rate of Rafflesia kerri in Lojing Highlands, Peninsular Malaysia

2. Diversity and composition of arboreal ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) in relation to experimental forest fragmentation in Kalabakan, Sabah

3. Diversity of birds and potential for avitourism in Pantai Manis, Tanjung Sedili, Kota Tinggi, Johor

4. To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield: Fuzzy Delphi method on the threats and conservation of wild Betta species in Malaysia.

5. Biosorption of chromium by free cell and immobilised cell of heavy metal-tolerant bacteria from industrial electroplating wastewater

6. A note on wasps (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) of Gunung Ledang National Park, Johor, Malaysia

7. Preliminary evaluation of butterfly species richness, diversity and abundance in North Ayer Hitam Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia and its surrounding buffer zone

8. Preparation of curcumin-chitosan gold nanoparticles by Oryctes rhinoceros’ chitosan via UV-vis surface plasmon resonance (SPR) band method

9. Assessment on the ecological health of Sepang Besar River using Geloina expansa as a biomonitor


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