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Wildlife in Doi Phu Kha

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Birds (Class: Aves)

Total 248 species

Non-passerines
Bitterns, herons and egrets (Family: Ardeidae)
Storks (Family: Ciconiidae)
Eagles, kites and allies (Family: Accipitridae)
Pheasants and partridges (Family: Phasianidae)
Rails, crakes, gallinules and coots (Family: Rallidae)
Pigeons and doves (Family: Columbidae)
Cuckoos (Family: Cuculidae)
Barn owls (Family: Tytonidae)
Typical owls (Family: Strigidae)
Frogmouths (Family: Podargidae)
Swifts (Family: Apodidae)
Kingfishers, Tree kingfishers (Family: Alcedinidae, Halcyonidae, Cerylidae)
Bee-eaters (Family: Meropidae)
Typical rollers (Family: Coraciidae)
Barbets (Family: Megalaimidae, Ramphastidae)
Woodpeckers (Family: Picidae)
Passerines
Broadbills (Family: Eurylaimidae)
Pittas (Family: Pittidae)
Swallows and martins (Family: Hirundinidae)
Wagtails and pipits (Family: Motacillidae)
Cuckooshrikes and allies (Family: Campephagidae)
Bulbuls (Family: Pycnonotidae)
Leafbirds (Family: Chloropseidae)
Ioras (Family: Aegithinidae)
Thrushes and allies (Family: Turdidae)
Cisticolas and allies (Family: Cisticolidae)
Cettid warblers (Family: Cettiidae)
Leaf warblers (Family: Phylloscopidae)
Old World flycatchers (Family: Muscicapidae)
Fairy flycatchers (Family: Stenostiridae)
Fantails (Family: Rhipiduridae)
Monarch flycatchers (Family: Monarchidae)
Laughingthrushes and allies (Family: Leiothrichidae)
Babblers (Family: Timaliidae)
Ground babblers (Family: Pellorneidae)
Wren-babblers (Family: Pnoepygidae)
Vireos and allies (Family: Vireonidae)
Long-tailed tits (Family: Aegithalidae)
Tits (Family: Paridae)
Nuthatches (Family: Sittidae)
Sunbirds and spiderhunters (Family: Nectariniidae)
Flowerpeckers (Family: Dicaeidae)
White-eyes (Family: Zosteropidae)
Old World orioles (Family: Oriolidae)
Fairy-bluebirds (Family: Irenidae)
Shrikes (Family: Laniidae)
Drongos (Family: Dicruridae)
Woodswallows (Family: Artamidae)
Crows and allies (Family: Corvidae)
Starlings (Family: Sturnidae)
Waxbills and allies (Family: Estrildidae)
Buntings (Family: Emberizidae)
Finches (Family: Fringillidae)
Sparrows (Family: Passeridae)

Mammals (Class: Mammalia)

Carnivorans (Order: Carnivora)
Mustelids (Family: Mustelidae)
Primates (Order: Primate)
Macaques (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Macaca)
Rodents (Order: Rodentia)
Squirrels (Family: Sciuridae)

Turtles (Order: Testudines)

Platysternidae (Family: Platysternidae)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

Agamid lizards (Family: Agamidae)
Flying dragons (Genus: Draco)
Tree dragons (Genus: Acanthosaura)
Long-headed lizards (Genus: Pseudocalotes)
Crested lizards (Genus: Calotes)
Skinks (Family: Scincidae)
Stream skinks (Genus: Tropidophorus)
Glass lizards (Family: Anguidae)

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Total 34 species

Pit vipers (Family: Crotalidae)
Green pit vipers (Genus: Trimeresurus, Tropidolaemus)
Mountain pit vipers (Genus: Ovophis)
Elaphid snakes (Family: Elapidae)
Kraits genus (Genus: Bungarus)
Cobras genus (Genus: Naja)
King Cobra (Genus: Ophiophagus)
Colubrid snakes (Family: Colubridae)
Slug-eating snakes (Genus: Asthenodipsas, Pareas)
Racers (Genus: Coelognathus, Oreocryptophis, Elaphe, Gonyosoma)
Rat snakes (Genus: Ptyas)
Smooth snakes (Genus: Liopeltis)
Bronzebacks (Genus: Dendrelaphis)
Wolf snakes & Bridle snakes (Genus: Lycodon)
Mountain snakes (Genus: Plagiopholis)
Blackheads (Genus: Sibynophis)
Cat snakes (Genus: Boiga)
Mock vipers (Genus: Psammodynastes)
Whip snakes (Genus: Ahaetulla, Dryophiops)
Keelbacks (Genus: Amphiesma, Hebius)
Bamboo snakes (Genus: Pseudoxenodon)
Asian keelbacks (Genus: Rhabdophis)
Keelbacks (Genus: Trimerodytes)
Bearded snakes (Family: Xenodermatid)

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

Litter frogs (Family: Megophryidae)
Asian horned toads (Genus: Xenophrys, Megophrys)
Mountain toads (Genus: Ophryophryne)
Slender litter frogs (Genus: Leptobrachella)
Shrub frogs (Family: Rhacophoridae)
Bug-eyed frogs/warty treefrogs (Genus: Theloderma)
Flying frogs (Genus: Rhacophorus)
Kurixalus genus
Raorchestes genus
Zhangixalus genus
True frogs (Family: Ranidae)
Dicroglossid frogs (Genus: Nanorana)
Golden-backed frogs
Odorous frogs (Genus: Odorrana)
True salamanders and newts (Family: Salamandridae)
Crocodile newts (Genus: Tylototriton)

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