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Monitoring the population of the firefly Pteroptyx tener along the Selangor River, Malaysia for conservation and sustainable ecotourism

Veronica Khoo1, B. Nada & Laurence G. Kirton Ohba Firefly Institute, 4-1-12-204 Maborikaigan, Yokosuka City 239-0801, Japan. ABSTRACT The Selangor River estuary is well known for its large population of synchronously flashing fireflies, Pteroptyx tener, which congregate on trees (especially Sonneratia...

Mapping the distribution of display trees for conservation of firefly habitat – a case study of the mangrove tree Sonneratia caseolaris in Selangor, Malaysia

H. Khali Aziz1, O. Hamdan1, F. Mohd Azahari1, I. Azhan Shah1, H. Mohd Nasir1 & N. Samsu Annuar2 1Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), Kepong 52109 Selangor, Malaysia 2Selangor Forestry Department, Tingkat 3, Podium Utara, Bangunan Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah, Shah Alam,...