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by Peter Engelen
January 16th, 2019, 11:33 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Thailand Snakes part 1
Replies: 3
Views: 4260

Thailand Snakes part 1

This winter we went to Thailand for 29 days. Herping at night is not easy. All the NP are closed at night so we had to improvise a lot. Thanks to everybody who gave me some tips and advice. https://scontent-bru2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/50285535_10213480667118999_2779943261945462784_o.jpg?_nc_cat=104...
by Peter Engelen
June 11th, 2017, 12:01 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some snakes from Taiwan
Replies: 3
Views: 2141

Some snakes from Taiwan

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by Peter Engelen
January 25th, 2017, 10:38 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some frogs of Sarawak (Borneo)
Replies: 4
Views: 3128

Re: Some frogs of Sarawak (Borneo)

Hans Breuer (twoton) wrote:Nice! Where did you find the N. pictus? I've only seen it on Mt Kinabalu once.

In Kubah National Park. Just behind the houses.
by Peter Engelen
January 11th, 2017, 11:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some frogs of Sarawak (Borneo)
Replies: 4
Views: 3128

Some frogs of Sarawak (Borneo)

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by Peter Engelen
January 10th, 2017, 1:17 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some frogs of Sabah (Borneo)
Replies: 0
Views: 2061

Some frogs of Sabah (Borneo)

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by Peter Engelen
January 9th, 2017, 1:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Borneo 2016, some agamidae
Replies: 3
Views: 1960

Borneo 2016, some agamidae

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by Peter Engelen
January 5th, 2017, 2:22 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Borneo 2016, some snakes
Replies: 6
Views: 3246

Borneo 2016, some snakes

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by Peter Engelen
October 25th, 2016, 4:13 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Taiwan in October
Replies: 9
Views: 3486

Re: Taiwan in October

orionmystery wrote:Salamanders!!! WOW. How many species of salamanders are there in Taiwan?
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by Peter Engelen
October 24th, 2016, 6:01 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Taiwan in October
Replies: 9
Views: 3486

Re: Taiwan in October

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by Peter Engelen
October 23rd, 2016, 5:25 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Taiwan in October
Replies: 9
Views: 3486

Re: Taiwan in October

Great, maybe I can join you![/quote]

That would e great.
Always welcome, Kurt
by Peter Engelen
October 23rd, 2016, 6:06 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Taiwan in October
Replies: 9
Views: 3486

Re: Taiwan in October

orionmystery wrote:Very nice, Peter. Taiwan is so awesome. I would love to go herping there in the near future!
Kurt,

I think about going back around may 2018.

Peter
by Peter Engelen
October 20th, 2016, 1:04 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Taiwan in October
Replies: 9
Views: 3486

Taiwan in October

When you want to see a lot of green pitvipers you have to visit Taiwan in October. https://scontent.ftpe4-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/14720463_10207522290443306_3750650344070102940_n.jpg?oh=7ecc78012bc9c2ef0f99e31e35bc66f7&oe=589D4522 https://scontent.ftpe4-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/14650245_10207522290...
by Peter Engelen
September 28th, 2016, 10:19 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Visiting Taiwan in 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 1504

Re: Visiting Taiwan in 2016

Thanks Paul. I'll try to contact Bill.

Kind regards,

Peter
by Peter Engelen
September 22nd, 2016, 9:56 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Visiting Taiwan in 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 1504

Visiting Taiwan in 2016

After visiting 5 times Peninsular Malaysia, my girlfriend and I decided to change location and visit Taiwan this year. We will spent more then 3 weeks in Taiwan. From 8/10 till 2/11. We already know that the road to Baling and Taihingshan are very good roads to search for reptiles. Because we want t...
by Peter Engelen
November 20th, 2015, 10:34 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Costa Rica - Cerro de la Muerte
Replies: 0
Views: 3171

Costa Rica - Cerro de la Muerte

On 9/11 we visited Cerro de la Muerte for 1 night and a little morning walk. Next time I think we will stay longer. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-mVtVaFoaQW0/Vk9llpdTlII/AAAAAAAACxs/fA3uODibuuE/s720-Ic42/Craugastor%252520rayo%252520%252528Kopie%252529.jpg https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-9dTy...
by Peter Engelen
November 20th, 2015, 9:18 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Costa Rica - Manzanillo
Replies: 0
Views: 2951

Costa Rica - Manzanillo

We stayed one day around Manzanillo. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-cZ3oyyA8do4/Vk9RNGzMt9I/AAAAAAAACt0/vvLuIYPxdy4/s720-Ic42/Thecadactylus%252520rapicauda%252520%252528Kopie%252529.jpg https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-3gHhdy-V3KA/Vk9RMfhcmnI/AAAAAAAACto/nPHl3_VS0X8/s720-Ic42/Smilisca%252520ba...
by Peter Engelen
November 19th, 2015, 12:32 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Costa Rica -Cahuita
Replies: 1
Views: 1658

Costa Rica -Cahuita

At 7-8/11 we herped in Cahuita. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-BzVSr4dP3t8/Vk4uL0db4GI/AAAAAAAACpY/Oq1CihFcvFo/s720-Ic42/Scinax%252520elaeochrous%2525204%252520%252528Kopie%252529.jpg https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-aBiW5p0qA2Y/Vk4uBmhv_AI/AAAAAAAACok/yjm8nEQC3ZU/s720-Ic42/Imantodes%252520ino...
by Peter Engelen
November 19th, 2015, 10:11 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Costa Rica -Monteverde
Replies: 3
Views: 2314

Re: Costa Rica -Monteverde

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by Peter Engelen
November 19th, 2015, 9:50 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Costa Rica -Monteverde
Replies: 3
Views: 2314

Costa Rica -Monteverde

From 1-3/11 my girlfriend and I visited Monteverde in Costa Rica. I found a nice trail behind our hotel. Lucky for us, we like green pitvipers. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-V2TX3X_dp40/Vk4F9wMzZrI/AAAAAAAACi8/sSoGpB_bZEM/s512-Ic42/Bothriechis%252520lateralis%2525201%252520%252528Kopie%252529.j...
by Peter Engelen
November 19th, 2015, 9:43 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Costa Rica
Replies: 4
Views: 3195

Re: Costa Rica

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I'd like to see more shots of the salamander and the first Norops,
by Peter Engelen
November 18th, 2015, 12:10 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Costa Rica
Replies: 4
Views: 3195

Costa Rica

From 23/10 till 13/11 my girlfriend and I visited Costa Rica, both with just one target, seeing a few of the Costa Rican Amphibians and Reptiles. One of the first places we visited was Costa Rican Amphibian Research Center from Brian Kubicki near Siquirres. This is the place to be for everyone who w...
by Peter Engelen
August 8th, 2015, 11:21 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Best springtime month to visit Arizona
Replies: 2
Views: 1791

Re: Best springtime month to visit Arizona

Thanks. I'll need it.
by Peter Engelen
August 4th, 2015, 12:58 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Best springtime month to visit Arizona
Replies: 2
Views: 1791

Best springtime month to visit Arizona

Maybe a tricky question? But I don't ask for locations. I want to visit the middle and the south of Arizona in spring 2015. I know everything depends on the weather conditions. But wich is the best month before June to try to find my only 3 Arizona's wanted-to-see target species? Crotalus mitchelli ...
by Peter Engelen
October 2nd, 2012, 9:16 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: (Re)Discovered - a real live Lanthanotus!!
Replies: 18
Views: 4798

Re: (Re)Discovered - a real live Lanthanotus!!

What is the first thing that happens when a new reptile is described or a new locality shown for a very rare reptile? Two Germans buy a plane ticket ;) Be careful it's become bad form to talk about this. The Europeans think the Americans are xenophobic jerks if you mention this kind of thing. As mu...
by Peter Engelen
September 28th, 2012, 3:45 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Best time to herp Arizona?
Replies: 61
Views: 11379

Re: Best time to herp Arizona?

[quote="lateralis"]Oh dear, I've gone an created a dang international incident on the black forum :twisted: :twisted: @ Lat, I don't have a problem with your post. You just posted some real facts. I find this very interesting. I can't believe that this is the real price for a captive bred willardi. ...
by Peter Engelen
September 27th, 2012, 1:47 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Best time to herp Arizona?
Replies: 61
Views: 11379

Re: Best time to herp Arizona?

hmmmm, we are afraid of showing our fellow countrymen around, yet we will plug the Euro crowd in to the good spots so they can do the following... http://www.venomland.net/t6192-c-w-willardi :thumb: Waaaaw, this is a lot of money. Sh*t I didn't know this. I could earn a lot of money with my last tr...
by Peter Engelen
September 27th, 2012, 12:50 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Best time to herp Arizona?
Replies: 61
Views: 11379

Re: Best time to herp Arizona?

I'm sorry but I'm also one of those Euro dipshit guys, but isn't it better to split this post up in 2 parts. One with people who wants to help Matt to succeed in his Arizona queeste and a different one with people who wants to kick al Euroguys who could make a mistake. On internet and in the most Ar...
by Peter Engelen
July 2nd, 2012, 11:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)
Replies: 23
Views: 10549

Re: Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)

[quote="CCarille"]
How long of time were you in Malaysia to collect such an array of serpents?

I was in Malaysia for 20 days.

Peter
by Peter Engelen
June 29th, 2012, 12:42 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012, the frogs
Replies: 0
Views: 1026

Malaysia 2012, the frogs

https://picasaweb.google.com/108349797421353740034/HerpetofaunaMalaysia2012 Wrong species names are possible. https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-cpjSoNIfw8c/T-s1oSfHv7I/AAAAAAAAAp8/XTMgXF2IpE0/s512/IMG_2138-001%2520%2528Kopie%2529.JPG Odorrana hosii https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-cHX6I1bHjN4/T-s...
by Peter Engelen
June 29th, 2012, 12:14 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)
Replies: 23
Views: 10549

Re: Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)

Do you have habitat shots for the Xenopeltis? I love this species and have tried unsuccessfully to keep them twice. I would love to see how they live. https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-zhkBG8PzrRQ/T-4Ljc-A16I/AAAAAAAAA9E/b066pCB0tag/s640/DSC01782%2520%2528Kopie%2529.JPG https://lh5.googleuserconte...
by Peter Engelen
June 29th, 2012, 11:54 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)
Replies: 23
Views: 10549

Re: Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)

. I did have a question about two species you showed twice, and the differences in color/pattern. Tropidolaemus wagleri and Maticora intestinalis . I was wondering if these are location, age, sex, or some other variance, as I have only seen Wagler's in zoo type collections, and only seen Maticora s...
by Peter Engelen
June 29th, 2012, 6:06 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)
Replies: 23
Views: 10549

Malaysia 2012; now with pics. (THe snakes)

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-Fvq9yXPfEKg/T-szaUkMrJI/AAAAAAAAAhY/k1EIG5mXLww/s640/Parias%2520hageni%25202%2520%2528Kopie%2529.jpg Parias hageni https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-rQb7oG9hYnY/T-szks37CCI/AAAAAAAAAiA/w0fuTu-9T3k/s640/Gonyosoma%2520oxycephalum%25203%2520%2528Kopie%2529.jpg Gonyo...
by Peter Engelen
June 29th, 2012, 1:25 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012; part 1
Replies: 5
Views: 1404

Re: Malaysia 2012; part 1

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by Peter Engelen
June 28th, 2012, 12:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012; part 1
Replies: 5
Views: 1404

Re: Malaysia 2012; part 1

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by Peter Engelen
June 28th, 2012, 12:38 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Malaysia 2012; part 1
Replies: 5
Views: 1404

Malaysia 2012; part 1

I spent the last 3 weeks in West-Malaysia with my girlfriend and 2 friends. The weatherconditions were not optimal for herping. Not even 1 drop of rain in 3 weeks, but I can not complain. Image
by Peter Engelen
January 26th, 2012, 12:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some pictures from Malaysia
Replies: 33
Views: 18972

Re: Some pictures from Malaysia

[ How did you do it? How much time did you spend cruising? How much time did you spend in the forest? What places did you go exactly? Did you ever stray from the trails? Is it easier in West Malaysia than in Borneo? Never been in Borneo. Nightcruising 2-3 hours and then a walk for 2-4 hours at night...
by Peter Engelen
January 25th, 2012, 1:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some pictures from Malaysia
Replies: 33
Views: 18972

Re: Some pictures from Malaysia

Very well done! I was just talking with Hans about how frustratingly difficult it can be to find snakes in the Asian tropics. You seem to have done extremely well. How long were you in Malaysia for? -Alex I was 3 times in Malaysia for 30 days. The first time was in december-januari and it was very ...
by Peter Engelen
January 25th, 2012, 3:18 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Naja Sumatrana, Malaysia
Replies: 11
Views: 4227

Re: Naja Sumatrana, Malaysia

Nice snake, next time when I go to Malaysia I want to see this species alive.


Peter
by Peter Engelen
January 25th, 2012, 3:16 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some pictures from Malaysia
Replies: 33
Views: 18972

Re: Some pictures from Malaysia

Is there a story behind the king in the chicken coop I found the Hannah under a metal plate, in the shadow between the houses of an abandoned golfcourt. Also very interesting the white-headed Xenopeltis. Whence that coloration? Juvenile? The white-headed are juveniles, they were around 50 cm (mainl...
by Peter Engelen
January 24th, 2012, 1:05 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some pictures from Malaysia
Replies: 33
Views: 18972

Re: Some pictures from Malaysia

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-n2ainn839NY/Tx3j6XRGgjI/AAAAAAAAAPs/CC-0WkgOx3g/s800/IMG_7304%252520%25255B800x600%25255D.JPG Trimeresurus hageni (Belum) https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-IH_yRVPdItI/Tx3j5rOqnLI/AAAAAAAAAPg/2SknlBtq1iM/s800/IMG_7187%252520%25255B800x600%25255D.JPG Calloselasma ...
by Peter Engelen
January 24th, 2012, 12:45 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some pictures from Malaysia
Replies: 33
Views: 18972

Re: Some pictures from Malaysia

Thanks for the determination Rags, [ AMAZING! How did you find all the fossoral and semi-fossoral species during the day? please respond Just a lot off luck I guess and flipping a lot of stuff in clouded weather conditions. Also flipping in the shade. https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-6EfcNhgFs6g/T...
by Peter Engelen
January 24th, 2012, 1:40 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some pictures from Malaysia
Replies: 33
Views: 18972

Re: Some pictures from Malaysia

Thanks Josh, img]https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-cRmvqdjYsnE/Tx3Q239uBRI/AAAAAAAAAGI/T43FQ6WWaI8/s800/Tropidolaemus%252520wagleri%2525202.JPG[/img] Tropidolaemus wagleri juvenile (Pulau Pangkor) https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-Kz1TgEslJ2k/Tx3kKCzETdI/AAAAAAAAARY/r5XTwNNviTw/s800/IMG_7954%25252...
by Peter Engelen
January 23rd, 2012, 1:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some pictures from Malaysia
Replies: 33
Views: 18972

Some pictures from Malaysia

I'm from Belgium and new on this forum and I'm normally only interested in snakes. Usually I stay in europe and sometimes I try to on another continent. Here you can find some herp-pictures from Malaysia. https://picasaweb.google.com/108349797421353740034/HerpetofaunaMalaysia# Maybe a question. Isn'...