Several bushes were severely infested with Oleander Hawkmoth caterpillars. Many of the caterpillars were dead, possibly killed by pesticides.
Mole Cricket (Gryllotalpa wallace)
Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, 19th April 2018
- New species and redescriptions of mole crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae: Gryllotalpinae) from Singapore, with key to Singaporean species
- Orthoptera in the Bukit Timah and Central Catchment Nature Reserves (Part 2): Suborder Ensifera
- Annotated checklist and key to species of Gryllotalpa (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) from the Oriental region
- Orthoptera Species File
Daily Decay (12th May 2018): Cricket (Velarifictorus sp.) being scavenged by Yellow Crazy Ants (Anoplolepis gracilipes) @ Bukit Batok
Daily Decay (4th April 2018): Unidentified Chafer Beetle (F. Scarabaeidae, SubF. Melolonthinae) @ Bukit Batok
Daily Decay (2nd May 2018): Alate of Marauder Ant (Carebara diversa) @ Chek Jawa
Daily Decay (26th April 2018): Red Bug (Antilochus sp.) @ Bukit Batok
Several squashed Blow Flies were seen around a Changeable Lizard (Calotes versicolor) roadkill. It’s likely that the flies had been attracted to the carcass, only to fall victim as well to another vehicle.