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Volume 1 | Number 1
Volume 1 | 2009 Volume 1 | Number 1 taprobanica 1 1

Volume 1 | Number 1

Volume 1 | 2009
06 April 2009
ISSN: 1800-427X (printed) 1-77 pages + 17 plates

Cover Image: Geckoella yakhuna is an endemic Gekkonid lizard restricted to the lowland dryzone forests in Sri Lanka
© Sudheera P.J. Bandara
- List of Articles & Contents
1. Editorial: An introduction to Taprobanica
Amarasinghe, A. A, T., Pp. 1 | PDF (162 KB)
2. The original descriptions and figures of Sri Lankan agamid lizards (Squamata: Agamidae) of the 18th and 19th centuries
Amarasinghe, A. A, T. et al., Pp. 2-15 | PDF (264 KB)
3. Mutualism in Ramanella nagaoi Manamendra-Arachchi & Pethiyagoda, 2001 (Amphibia: Microhylidae) and Poecilotheria species (Aracnida: Thereposidae) from Sri Lanka
Karunarathna, D. M. S. S. and A. A. T. Amarasinghe, Pp. 16-18 | PDF (164 KB)
4. On distress calls of male Hemidactylus brookii parvimaculatus Deraniyagala, 1953 (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Sri Lanka
Gramentz, D., Pp. 19-23 | PDF (353 KB)
5. Ovipositional behavior of Calotes ceylonensis Muller, 1887 (Reptilia: Agamidae) observed in the Central province of Sri Lanka
Pradeep, W. A. A. D. G. and A. A. T. Amarasinghe, Pp. 24-27 | PDF (179 KB)
6. The avifauna of Sri Lanka: An overview of the current status
Warakagoda, D. and U. Sirivardana, Pp. 28-35 | PDF (31 KB)
7. An observation of Vanellus indicus Boddaert, 1758 (Aves: Charadriidae) feed on an exotic Laevicaulis altae Ferussae, 1821 (Gastropoda: Veronicellidae) at a human habitation in Sri Lanka
Botejue, W. M. S., Pp. 36-38 | PDF (30 KB)
8. An unusual mislead communication behavior of Duttaphrynus melanostictus (Schneider, 1799) (Amphibia: Bufonidae) and Polypedates cruciger Blyth, 1852 (Amphibia: Rhacophoridae) at a human habitation in Sri Lanka
Edirisinghe, W. G. M. and A. A. T. Amarasinghe, Pp. 39-42 | PDF (162 KB)
9. An overview of Sri Lankan sea snakes with an annotated checklist and a field key
Somaweera, R. and N. Somaweera, Pp. 43-54 | PDF (27 KB)
10. The wild buffalo of Sri Lanka
Groves, C. and J. Jayawardene, Pp. 55-62 | PDF (72 KB)
11. Notes on ex-situ incubation and hatchlings of Eutropis carinata (Schneider, 1801) (Reptilia: Scincidae) from Sri Lanka
Walikanna, T. P. and D. M. S. S. Karunarathna, Pp. 63-65 | PDF (31 KB)
12. Social behaviours of captive Trachypithecus cristatus (Mammalia: Cercopithecidae) in the national zoological gardens of Sri Lanka
Amarasinghe, A. A. T. et al., Pp. 66-73 | PDF (226 KB)