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Pictures of wildlife in Indonesia [updated 2014-04-08]



Below you will find a collection of photos from Indonesia. Pictures were taken by Rhett A. Butler over several years. While these images are the property of mongabay.com, it may be permissible to use them for non-commercial purposes (like powerpoint presentations and school projects), provided that the images are not altered in any form. Please read this for more details. If you are interested in using an image in a publication please contact me.


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Ducks in rice paddy in Toraja land (Toraja Land (Torajaland), Sulawesi)
Ducks in rice paddy in Toraja land



Yellow grasshawk dragonfly



Metallic blue and red beetle



Green and orange beetle with six spots



Green water dragon with blue eyes


Young orang-utan  in Tanjung Puting National Park (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Young orang-utan in Tanjung Puting National Park



Brightly colored cicada in a warning position to frighten predators



Orangutan examins coconut with a stick



Orangutan on the ground


Long-tailed Macaque on boardwalk at Rimba Lodge (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Long-tailed Macaque on boardwalk at Rimba Lodge



Vine Snake (Ahaetulla prasina)



Crazy giant centipede



Water monitor in a clear river



Thomas' Leaf Monkey



Blue beetle



Cicada in the Borneo rainforest



Colorful snail in Borneo


Heron on bank at Lake Tempe (Sulawesi (Celebes))
Heron on bank at Lake Tempe



Thomas leaf monkeys



Green fly



Infant Crested Back Macaque


Rehabilitated Adult Male Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) eating a rambutan fruit (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Rehabilitated Adult Male Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) eating a rambutan fruit



Hornbill


Long-tailed macaque peeking over a roof so only its head is visible (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Long-tailed macaque peeking over a roof so only its head is visible



Red katydid with a green head and black antennae



Orangutan in Bukit Lawang



Crab



Kalimantan tiger beetle


Crab-eating monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) grooming (Ubud, Bali)
Crab-eating monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) grooming



Brown frog with neon green and blue markings (Litoria species)



Green katydid with red legs



Yellow, brown, and black cricket


Black dung beetle with orange antennae (Toraja Land (Torajaland), Sulawesi)
Black dung beetle with orange antennae



White planthopper



Blue dragonfly


Finches perched on rope in Indonesian Borneo (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Finches perched on rope in Indonesian Borneo



Katydid



House gecko (Hemidactylus frenatus) in New Guinea



Long-legged insect


Red Grasshawk dragonfly (Neurothemis fluctuans) (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Red Grasshawk dragonfly (Neurothemis fluctuans)



Sulawesi Dwarf Hornbill (Penelopides exarhatus)


Tiny brown praying mantis on a human hand (Ubud, Bali)
Tiny brown praying mantis on a human hand



Vogelkop Bowerbird bower with red fruit and other items to attract females



Giant grasshopper with greenish-blue eyes


Large-nosed Male Proboscis Monkey eating fruit in the rainforest (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Large-nosed Male Proboscis Monkey eating fruit in the rainforest


Yellow-spotted butterfly in leaf litter (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Yellow-spotted butterfly in leaf litter.


Long-tailed macaque eating a banana while having its head scatched by a tourist (Ubud, Bali)
Long-tailed macaque eating a banana while having its head scatched by a tourist



Giant yellow planaria in the Indonesian jungle



Turquoise, yellow, and black butterfly


Bright red insect on leaf in rainforest (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Bright red insect on leaf in rainforest.



Red Grasshawk dragonfly (Neurothemis sp)?



Mating flies



Asian Vine Snake (Ahaetulla prasina)



Orangutan



Worm encased in sticks


Close up on the face of a long-tailed macaque (Ubud, Bali)
Close up on the face of a long-tailed macaque



Hornbill



Mama Orangutan touches baby


Long-tailed macaques getting friendly (Ubud, Bali)
Long-tailed macaques getting friendly



Orangutan hanging in tree



Orangutan in tree



Black and yellow weevil



Orangutan eating flowers



Purple, yellow, and brown planthopper


Hundreds of herons nesting in trees at Petulu village (Ubud, Bali)
Hundreds of herons nesting in trees at Petulu village


Orangutan hanging on a forest liana in Indonesia's Tanjung Puting National Park (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Orangutan hanging on a forest liana in Indonesia's Tanjung Puting National Park



Giant green spider



Blue, green, purple, and red fly



Ghost crabs on the beach



Young Orangutan walking on its knuckles



Orange and brown butterfly


Green agama dragon lizard on tree trunk (Java)
Green agama dragon lizard on tree trunk



Yellow and black tortoise beetle


Petulu herons nesting in trees (Ubud, Bali)
Petulu herons nesting in trees



Orange and black butterfly



Red assassin bug



Borno Flying leopard tree frog (Rhacophorus pardalis)



Macaque closing its eyes while being groomed



Thomas' Leaf Monkey (Presbytis thomasi)



Baby Sumatran elephant


Yellow and black orb spider (Java)
Yellow and black orb spider.



Black, orange, and turquoise stink bug



Sulawesi Scops-Owl (Otus manadensis)



Insect



Green Asian Vine Snake (Ahaetulla prasina)



Yellow-orange moth



Green grasshopper



Dove



Red Rainbowfish (Glossolepis incisus) in its natural habitat: Lake Sentani



Male atlas beetle (Chalcosoma atlas)


Light green and brown dragonfly (Toraja Land (Torajaland), Sulawesi)
Light green and brown dragonfly


Yellow toad with brown, black, and rust-colored markings (Toraja Land (Torajaland), Sulawesi)
Yellow toad with brown, black, and rust-colored markings.



Brown and green grasshopper



Green-eyed, orange-headed, purple-bodied planthopper



Spectral Tarsier (Tarsius tarsier)


Chickens crossing a rice paddy (Ubud, Bali)
Chickens crossing a rice paddy


Borneo bearded pig feeding on rambutan (Kalimantan, Borneo (Indonesian Borneo))
Borneo bearded pig feeding on rambutan. The word "rambut" in the fruit name 'rambutan' is Malay for 'hairy,' and this refers to the spiky rind.



Orangutan on the ground



Frog



Ant nest at the best of a rainforest tree



Orangutan in Central Kalimantan



Spectacular red,white, and blue butterfly



Orangutan hanging in tree



Green katydid in hiding posture



Praying mantis in the lowland rain forest of New Guinea



Orangutan in nest



Orangutan smiling


Reddish-brown moth (Ubud, Bali)
Reddish-brown moth



Orangutans eating corn



Stick insect



Northern Cassowary (Casuarius unappendiculatus)



Orange-headed caterpillar


Grasshopper (Sulawesi (Celebes))
Grasshopper


Macaques grooming on a staircase (Ubud, Bali)
Macaques grooming on a staircase


House gecko in Sulawesi (Sulawesi (Celebes))
House gecko in Sulawesi


White herons of Petulu (Ubud, Bali)
White herons of Petulu



Orangutan in nest



House gecko



Turquoise blue katydid larva



Baby Orangutan smells its hand




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