March 6, 2020
The Maliau basin is a bowl-like conservation area in central Sabah, Borneo. Surrounded by an escarpment reaching over 1600 meters it constitutes a single water catchment drained by the Maliau River.
View over the outer southern rim.
Similar to Begonia amphioxus but that is a begonia supposedly endemic to the limestone hills of Batu Punggul.
Same begonia as above.
Nepenthes hirsuta & brave mosquito.
Possibly Begonia gueritziana.
Etlingera brevilabrum, ginger family.
The common houseplant Scindapsus pictus.
Small climber on large buttress roots.
Plagiostachys strobilifera, ginger family.
Begonia on rock along the Agathis trail.
Peculiar fruit of a liana.