Honorary Members

MNS Honorary Membership is awarded to persons who have rendered valuable service to the society OR have made an outstanding contribution to the study of the natural history of Malaysia and the surrounding region.

The nomination is supported by not less than six (6) members of the society and is approved by the council.

MNS Honorary Membership:

  • Angela Hijjas
  • Dr.  P. N. Avadhani
  • Dato’ Henry S. Barlow
  • Dr Geoffrey W. H. Davison
  • Dr. David R. Wells
  • Datuk Seri Gathorne Earl of Cranbrook
  • Dr J.D. Holloway
  • Kanda Kumar
  • Dr Kiew Bong Heang
  • Dr Lee Su See
  • Dato’ Dr Leong Yueh Kwong
  • Lim Kim Chye
  • Mohd Khan bin Momin Khan
  • Dr.  Francis Ng S. P.
  • Dr Ruth Kiew
  • Professor Emeritus Dr. Yong Hoi Seng
  • Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Salleh Mohd Nor
  • Professor Emeritus Dato’ Dr. Abdul Latiff Mohamad


  • H M Burkill
  • H.N Ridley
  • E J H Corner
  • A T Edgar
  • J N Eliot
  • A G Glenister
  • J Harrison
  • J R Henderickson
  • M R Henderson
  • R E Holttum
  • Dato’ Loke Wan Tho
  • G C Madoc
  • G LeMare
  • Tan Sri P Kuok
  • R E Sharma
  • E O Shebbeare
  • J Wyatt-Smith
  • M W F Tweedie
  • P J Verghese
  • Tun Syed Zahiruddin bin Syed Hassan
  • Raja Toh Puan Teh Zaitun bte Raja Kamaralzaman
  • P.R. Wycherley
  • Dr Nadchatram
  • Dato’ Shahrum bin Yub
  • Ken W. Scriven
  • Dr. Lim Boo Liat
  • Dr. E. Soepadmo