Southeast Asia Archive

  •   Scythian Lamb Facts   The Scythian Lamb presents a rather remarkable appearance to all who see it. As a result of how it appeared to them, ancient peoples believed […]

    Scythian Lamb

      Scythian Lamb Facts   The Scythian Lamb presents a rather remarkable appearance to all who see it. As a result of how it appeared to them, ancient peoples believed […]

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  • Vietnamese Centipede Principle Facts   The Vietnamese Centipede is actually highly venomous! Their toxin is not generally considered life threatening under normal circumstances, however. Yet, the venom CAN generate extreme pain. This […]

    Vietnamese Centipede

    Vietnamese Centipede Principle Facts   The Vietnamese Centipede is actually highly venomous! Their toxin is not generally considered life threatening under normal circumstances, however. Yet, the venom CAN generate extreme pain. This […]

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  •   The rare (and beautiful!) Bhutan Glory is a species of swallowtail butterfly. This delicate Lepidoptera is currently listed as “Status Unknown” by the IUCN. This lovely insect was first […]

    Bhutan Glory

      The rare (and beautiful!) Bhutan Glory is a species of swallowtail butterfly. This delicate Lepidoptera is currently listed as “Status Unknown” by the IUCN. This lovely insect was first […]

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  •   The Rufous Backed Kingfisher is a unique and remarkable species. This avian manages to combine extreme beauty with a decidedly interesting behavior. The delicate little animal has an unusual nesting pattern. But […]

    Rufous Backed Kingfisher

      The Rufous Backed Kingfisher is a unique and remarkable species. This avian manages to combine extreme beauty with a decidedly interesting behavior. The delicate little animal has an unusual nesting pattern. But […]

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  •   The Black Banded Sea Krait, Laticauda semifasciata or Chinese sea snake, is a dangerous species of sea snake. Fortunately, they are typically timid in nature, unless under real threat. […]

    Black Banded Sea Krait

      The Black Banded Sea Krait, Laticauda semifasciata or Chinese sea snake, is a dangerous species of sea snake. Fortunately, they are typically timid in nature, unless under real threat. […]

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  •   After seeing the Draco Volans, one might think that dragons are real. This particular dragon, however, doesn’t breathe fire just yet. Draco Volans is a species of lizard native to portions […]

    Draco Volans

      After seeing the Draco Volans, one might think that dragons are real. This particular dragon, however, doesn’t breathe fire just yet. Draco Volans is a species of lizard native to portions […]

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  •   The Sunda Colugo is a rare and extremely unusual animal. They are one of only three known species in their genus. Though their existence is well known, they have […]

    Sunda Colugo

      The Sunda Colugo is a rare and extremely unusual animal. They are one of only three known species in their genus. Though their existence is well known, they have […]

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  •   The Dingo is a species of wild canine principally endemic to Australia and Southeast Asia. Its exact origins and classification still escapes scientists. Currently it falls under subspecies of the […]

    Dingo

      The Dingo is a species of wild canine principally endemic to Australia and Southeast Asia. Its exact origins and classification still escapes scientists. Currently it falls under subspecies of the […]

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  •   The Pellucid Hawk Moth, Cephonodes hylas, or Coffee clearwing, is a moderately large species of moth. It is also a beautiful cross between a cicada, a moth, and a glasswinged butterfly. […]

    Pellucid Hawk Moth

      The Pellucid Hawk Moth, Cephonodes hylas, or Coffee clearwing, is a moderately large species of moth. It is also a beautiful cross between a cicada, a moth, and a glasswinged butterfly. […]

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  •   Kalanchoe is an extensive genus of approximately 125 known species of  tropical, flowering succulents.  The many various species of this plant are principally native to the regions of Africa, Europe, and Asia. Only one […]

    Kalanchoe

      Kalanchoe is an extensive genus of approximately 125 known species of  tropical, flowering succulents.  The many various species of this plant are principally native to the regions of Africa, Europe, and Asia. Only one […]

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  • The Asian Golden Cat is a beautiful medium size species of wildcat native to Southeast Asia. The species is heavily built, has an average body length of approximately 41 in (105 […]

    Asian Golden Cat

    The Asian Golden Cat is a beautiful medium size species of wildcat native to Southeast Asia. The species is heavily built, has an average body length of approximately 41 in (105 […]

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  • The Tarsier is considered the tenth rarest animal on earth!  There are eighteen extant known different species of Tarsier. Found only on the islands of Southeast Asia, mostly in Borneo, this […]

    Tarsier

    The Tarsier is considered the tenth rarest animal on earth!  There are eighteen extant known different species of Tarsier. Found only on the islands of Southeast Asia, mostly in Borneo, this […]

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  • The Giant Atlas Moth, Attacus atlas, is in terms of overall wing surface area, the largest known species of moth on earth. The females of this particular insect are appreciably larger […]

    Giant Atlas Moth

    The Giant Atlas Moth, Attacus atlas, is in terms of overall wing surface area, the largest known species of moth on earth. The females of this particular insect are appreciably larger […]

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  • The Tiger Mosquito is a species of mosquito native to tropical and subtropical parts of southeast Asia. In recent decades however, it has spread to many parts of the world through […]

    Tiger Mosquito

    The Tiger Mosquito is a species of mosquito native to tropical and subtropical parts of southeast Asia. In recent decades however, it has spread to many parts of the world through […]

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