My dad was born there, and my Grandfather served in Borneo as chief of police for many years after the war. He was made a Tun, which is the highest honor that can be bestowed by the Borneo Royal Family. (Technically that makes me a Tun).. QUOTE]
Do you know any relative or friends who can translate some Malaysian words (into English words) used in naming species of Bucephalandra?
Such as: batang kawa, batang lemanak, kayulapis, simunjan, kalimantan.