Arthur Chung Yaw Chyang


Sabah Forestry Department


Biodiversity, Conservation, Ecology, Fauna diversity, Insect diversity.


Ants, beetles, butterflies, moths, dragonflies & insects in general.

Educational Background

B.Sc. & M.Sc. (UKM Bangi), D.Phil. (Oxford).


Chung, A.Y.C., Paul, V. & Bosuang, S. (2020). The insect fauna of Tenompok Forest Reserve, Sabah, Malaysia. Journal of Threatened Taxa 12(4): 15443-15459.Chung, A.Y.C., Japir, R., Dg. Fazrinah, A.D., Binti, M. & Yukang, J.L. (2020). Insect diversity of Mount Silam forest in Lahad Datu, Sabah. Technical report submitted to Sabah Forestry Department. 15 pp.Tan, M.K., Japir, R., Chung, A.Y.C. & Abd. Wahab, R. (2020). New taxa of crickets (Orthoptera: Grylloidea: Phaloriinae, Phalangopsinae, Itarinae and Podoscirtinae) from Borneo (Brunei Darussalam and Sandakan). Zootaxa 4810 (2): 244–270.Japir R, Dg. Fazrinah A.D., John L.Y. & Chung A.Y.C. (2020). Insect Diversity of Sg. Kangkawat Research Station in Imbak Canyon Conservation Area (ICCA), Sabah. Journal of Tropical Biology & Conservation 17: 105-115.


Insect diversity, Bornean endemic butterflies, forest insect pests.