The flora & fauna of Kinabalu

This would be my 6th post on Special Olympics Mt. Kinabalu Challenges. After posting about the athletes, escorts and the volunteers, this would be a post on flora & fauna of Kinabalu.

Frankly speaking, I have never shoot this much photos on the flora and fauna on my previous trip up the mountain. Enjoy!

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

Rhododendron sp.

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

Mountain squirrel. You usually find them around Pondok Ubah, Pondok Mempening & Layang-Layang Hut. They are now more demanding. Unless you give them expensive chocolate, they will bug you…

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

A group of Nephentes villosa.

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

Stunted trees on summit plateau.

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

The rope on summit plateau with plant in the rock creases.

Nephentes sp.

Who know what species of Nephentes is this?

Flora & fauna of Kinabalu

This is an out of focus fern. The problem when you use point and shoot camera…

Rhododendron sp.

Another color of Rhododendron sp. 

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A self employed General Practitioner who lives with his lovely family in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. He dedicates his spare time serving people with precious information on climbing the Majestic Mountain of the Borneo, Mt Kinabalu. Reachable at drizad(at)gmail.com

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