|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication:||1996|
|Authors:||A. J. Davis, Lantoh S.|
|Journal:||Malayan Nature Journal|
|Keywords:||annotated, asia, dung beetle, ecological function, malaysia, pollination|
Two species of dung beetle were collected from decaying Rafflesin pricei Meijer in Sabah, East Malaysia. The beetles were identified as being saprophagous in habit, and . related to two species known to occur in lowland dipterocarp rainforest. The biological significance of this occurrence is examined.