Amphibian & Reptile Travels

April started as a very hot, dry month but gradually the rains are returning and with them some better observations, especially snakes. Over the past few weeks I have seen two...

Long time fielding herping companion Carl Corbidge came to visit Thailand for a two week trip. We spent several days here on Phuket as well as three nights in Krabi province...

Over the weekend I went back to the spot where I saw the female Wagler’s pit viper (Tropidolaemus wagleri) the previous weekend. I was pleased to see that it had only...

As I dropped Kat off this morning I decided to check out a couple of nice looking spots on my drive back home. Although they were full of tourists as I...

Apologies for yet another short report, but the King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) from last weekend in Krabi really deserves it’s own page with some of my favourite photos of this encounter....

On Saturday evening together with Adrian I went out into some primary forest on Phuket to see what we could find. It is very dry here at the moment so our...

A quick report from my recent long weekend in Malaysia’s biggest city Kuala Lumpur where I finally managed to see Wallace’s flying frog (Rhacophorus nigropalmatus)! Click here to view.

I don’t usually see much wildlife between Monday and Friday as I am far too busy with teaching but this week was slightly different. After work one afternoon I was driving...

On Saturday morning when we went for a walk, we came across a small snake that I could not identify. All I knew was that it would not be highly venomous,...

One of my most recent projects on Phuket aside from photographing amphibians and reptiles has been to get photographs of the elusive Oriental Bay owl (Phodilus badius). Owls are my favourite birds...