Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca)
Sentosa, 27th November 2016
This Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher was found by Sarah Marie Pascoe and Riane Francisco in front of a building with reflective glass doors. It is likely that it had died after crashing into the glass. The carcass was subsequently retrieved by David Tan.
Daily Decay (25th February 2018): Moult of Unidentified Cicada (F. Cicadidae) @ Sentosa
Daily Decay (24th February 2018): Hard Coral (F. Merulinidae) @ Sentosa
A boulder with an encrusting hard coral still attached to it was found along a footpath. This is likely to be a species of
Coelastrea, Platygyra, or Favites.
Male Indian Peafowl (Peacock) ( Pavo cristatus)
Sentosa, 27th August 2016
Sentosa has a population of introduced Indian Peafowl and Green Peafowl (
Pavo muticus), as well as hybrids between the two species; this Peacock had clearly been killed by a vehicle.
Lumpy Rock Crab ( Euxanthus exsculptus)
Tanjung Rimau, 24th July 2016
Asian Toad ( Duttaphrynus melanostictus)
Sentosa, 8th March 2016
These photos of a dead Common Asian Toad that appears to have been run over by a passing vehicle were shared by Jan Tan.
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