Pyraloid Moths of Borneo


Since 2009 Stephen has been one of four researchers (Dato’ Henry Barlow, Lim Kooi Fong and Dr Terry Whitaker being the others) who have been developing an innovative delivery system to do this repatriation. It involves publishing three printed volumes for identification of species of the Superfamily Pyraloidea (c. 2,000 species in Borneo known so far) and a large website linked to the printed volumes by individual QR codes for each species (see This kind of hybrid publishing (print & website) looks like a promising way to go for identification guides.  Image is of a supposed new species of Musotiminae (Crambidae) from Tamparuli area, Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. Thanks to Ron Eldie.