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Wildlife in Khao Lak - Lam Ru

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Birds (Class: Aves)

Total 175 species

Non-passerines
Cormorants (Family: Phalacrocoracidae)
Bitterns, herons and egrets (Family: Ardeidae)
Ducks, geese and swans (Family: Anatidae)
Eagles, kites and allies (Family: Accipitridae)
Rails, crakes, gallinules and coots (Family: Rallidae)
Plovers and lapwings (Family: Charadriidae)
Sandpipers and allies (Family: Scolopacidae)
Terns (Family: Sternidae)
Pigeons and doves (Family: Columbidae)
Parrots (Family: Psittacidae, Psittaculidae)
Cuckoos (Family: Cuculidae)
Swifts (Family: Apodidae)
Treeswifts (Family: Hemiprocnidae)
Trogons (Family: Trogonidae)
Kingfishers, Tree kingfishers (Family: Alcedinidae, Halcyonidae, Cerylidae)
Bee-eaters (Family: Meropidae)
Typical rollers (Family: Coraciidae)
Hoopoe (Family: Upupidae)
Hornbills (Family: Bucerotidae)
Barbets (Family: Megalaimidae, Ramphastidae)
Woodpeckers (Family: Picidae)
Passerines
Broadbills (Family: Eurylaimidae)
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)
Reed warblers and allies (Family: Acrocephalidae)
Grassbirds and allies (Family: Locustellidae)
Old World flycatchers (Family: Muscicapidae)
Fantails (Family: Rhipiduridae)
Monarch flycatchers (Family: Monarchidae)
Babblers (Family: Timaliidae)
Ground babblers (Family: Pellorneidae)
Tits (Family: Paridae)
Nuthatches (Family: Sittidae)
Sunbirds and spiderhunters (Family: Nectariniidae)
Flowerpeckers (Family: Dicaeidae)
Old World orioles (Family: Oriolidae)
Fairy-bluebirds (Family: Irenidae)
Shrikes (Family: Laniidae)
Woodshrikes and allies (Family: Tephrodornithidae)
Drongos (Family: Dicruridae)
Crows and allies (Family: Corvidae)
Starlings (Family: Sturnidae)
Waxbills and allies (Family: Estrildidae)
Sparrows (Family: Passeridae)

Mammals (Class: Mammalia)

Even-toed ungulates (Order: Artiodactyla)
Bovids (Family: Bovidae)
Carnivorans (Order: Carnivora)
Mustelids (Family: Mustelidae)
Flying lemurs (Family: Cynocephalidae)
Pangolins (Order: Pholidota)
Rodents (Order: Rodentia)
Squirrels (Family: Sciuridae)

Turtles (Order: Testudines)

Softshell turtles (Family: Trionychidae)
Freshwater pond turtles (Family: Geoemydidae)
Southeast Asian box turtles (Genus: Cuora)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

Geckos (Family: Gekkonidae)
Tokay geckos (Genus: Gekko)
Agamid lizards (Family: Agamidae)
Flying dragons (Genus: Draco)
Tree dragons (Genus: Acanthosaura)
Crested lizards (Genus: Calotes)
Skinks (Family: Scincidae)
Tree skinks (Genus: Dasia)
Stream skinks (Genus: Tropidophorus)
Monitors (Family: Varanidae)

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Pit vipers (Family: Crotalidae)
Green pit vipers (Genus: Trimeresurus, Tropidolaemus)
Elaphid snakes (Family: Elapidae)
Kraits genus (Genus: Bungarus)
Cobras genus (Genus: Naja)
Colubrid snakes (Family: Colubridae)
Racers (Genus: Coelognathus, Oreocryptophis, Elaphe, Gonyosoma)
Rat snakes (Genus: Ptyas)
Bronzebacks (Genus: Dendrelaphis)
Tree snakes (Genus: Chrysopelea)
Wolf snakes & Bridle snakes (Genus: Lycodon)
Cat snakes (Genus: Boiga)
Asian keelbacks (Genus: Rhabdophis)
Keelbacks (Genus: Xenochrophis, Fowlea)
Homalopsine water snakes (Family: Homalopsine)
Mud snakes (Genus: Homalopsis)

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

Shrub frogs (Family: Rhacophoridae)
Gracixalus genus
True toads (Family: Bufonidae)
Toads (Genus: Bufo, Phrynoidis)
Triangle frogs (Family: Ceratobatrachidae)
Alcala's dwarf mountain frogs (Genus: Alcalus]

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