Monthly Archives: November 2013

Commemorative Statue of Alfred Russel Wallace

Alfred Wallace, co-discoverer of the modern theory of evolution and explorer extraordinaire has a strong connection with Singapore. While working in Singapore in the mid-1800s, he made numerous collections of animals from the island as well as recorded many interesting … Continue reading

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The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement No. 29

The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement No. 29, a special volume by G. W. H. Davison, D. R. Wells & H. S. Yong (editors) in honour of the 80th birthday of Gathorne Gathorne-Hardy, 5th Earl of Cranbrook, has been published. Articles … Continue reading

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The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement No. 28

The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement No. 28 on the Methods for detecting and surveying tropical carnivores (Editors: Jerrold L. Belant & Andreas Wilting) has been published. Articles are available for free download here)

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The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement No. 27

The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement No. 27 by Maurice Kottelat, on the fishes of the inland waters of Southeast Asia, is now available for download here

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“Nomenclature chaos averted” by NUS with the support of the RMBR

The International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature is the international body responsible for the effective use and implementation of scientific names for animals. The Commission publishes the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature which dictates how animals are to be named and … Continue reading

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