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Frog-legged leaf beetle from Malaysia, Borneo, Java, Sumatra, & the Philippines

Frog-legged Leaf Beetle Frog-legged leaf beetles can be found in Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Java, Sumatra, and Philippines.

Proboscis Monkey (Nasalis larvatus)   "The proboscis monkey is found only on the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. It prefers to live in the mixed diterocarp-kerangas forests, mangrove forests and lowland forests near fresh water and rivers. They live almost exclusively in mangrove forests, but can also be found in lowland rainforests."

Proboscis Monkey (Nasalis larvatus) one of the endangered animals unique to mangrove forests.

Deforestation in Borneo - 1950 - 2005 #deforestation www.bloomtrigger.com

Causes of deforestation include Palm Oil Plantations and Open Pit Coal Mining. Do not use palm oil!

Rafflesia arnoldii; the largest flower in the world. It can grow to 3 feet  across and weigh up to 11 kilos. It is found growing on the jungle floor in the rainforests of Indonesia, Malaya, Borneo, Sumatra, and the Philippines.

the largest flower in the world. It can grow to 3 feet across and weigh up to 11 kilos. It is found growing on the jungle floor in the rainforests of Indonesia, Malaya, Borneo, Sumatra, and the Philippines. Smells of rotten flesh