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Wildlife in Khao Luang

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Birds (Class: Aves)

Total 354 species

Non-passerines
Grebes (Family: Podicipedidae)
Cormorants (Family: Phalacrocoracidae)
Bitterns, herons and egrets (Family: Ardeidae)
Storks (Family: Ciconiidae)
Ducks, geese and swans (Family: Anatidae)
Eagles, kites and allies (Family: Accipitridae)
Falcons (Family: Falconidae)
Pheasants and partridges (Family: Phasianidae)
Buttonquails (Family: Turnicidae)
Rails, crakes, gallinules and coots (Family: Rallidae)
Terns (Family: Sternidae)
Pigeons and doves (Family: Columbidae)
Parrots (Family: Psittacidae, Psittaculidae)
Cuckoos (Family: Cuculidae)
Barn owls (Family: Tytonidae)
Typical owls (Family: Strigidae)
Frogmouths (Family: Podargidae)
Nightjars (Family: Caprimulgidae)
Swifts (Family: Apodidae)
Treeswifts (Family: Hemiprocnidae)
Trogons (Family: Trogonidae)
Kingfishers, Tree kingfishers (Family: Alcedinidae, Halcyonidae, Cerylidae)
Bee-eaters (Family: Meropidae)
Typical rollers (Family: Coraciidae)
Hornbills (Family: Bucerotidae)
Barbets (Family: Megalaimidae, Ramphastidae)
Honeyguides (Family: Indicatoridae)
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)
Rail-babbler (Family: Eupetidae)
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)
Australasian warblers (Family: Acanthizidae)
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)
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)

Total 29 species

Even-toed ungulates (Order: Artiodactyla)
Deer (Family: Cervidae)
Bovids (Family: Bovidae)
Suids (Family: Suidae)
Carnivorans (Order: Carnivora)
Cats (Family: Felidae)
Viverrids (Family: Viverridae)
Mustelids (Family: Mustelidae)
Tapirs (Family: Tapiridae)
Primates (Order: Primate)
Gibbons (Family: Hylobatidae)
Lutungs (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Trachypithecus)
Surilis (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Presbytis)
Lorisids (Family: Lorisidae)
Flying lemurs (Family: Cynocephalidae)
Rodents (Order: Rodentia)
Old World porcupines (Family: Hystricidae)
Squirrels (Family: Sciuridae)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

Geckos (Family: Gekkonidae)
Bent-toed geckos (Genus: Cyrtodactylus)
Rock geckos genus (Genus: Cnemaspis)
Tokay geckos (Genus: Gekko)
Agamid lizards (Family: Agamidae)
Flying dragons (Genus: Draco)
Tree dragons (Genus: Acanthosaura)
Green lizards (Genus: Bronchocela)
Crested lizards (Genus: Calotes)
Skinks (Family: Scincidae)
Leaf-litter skinks (Genus: Scincella)
Monitors (Family: Varanidae)

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Total 33 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)
Long-Glanded coral snakes (Genus: Calliophis)
Colubrid snakes (Family: Colubridae)
Blunt-headed tree snake (Genus: Aplopeltura)
Slug-eating snakes (Genus: Asthenodipsas, Pareas)
Racers (Genus: Coelognathus, Oreocryptophis, Elaphe, Gonyosoma)
Rat snakes (Genus: Ptyas)
Mountain reed snakes (Genus: Macrocalamus)
Tree snakes (Genus: Chrysopelea)
Wolf snakes & Bridle snakes (Genus: Lycodon)
Blackheads (Genus: Sibynophis)
Cat snakes (Genus: Boiga)
Mock vipers (Genus: Psammodynastes)
Whip snakes (Genus: Ahaetulla, Dryophiops)
Keelbacks (Genus: Amphiesma, Hebius)
Asian keelbacks (Genus: Rhabdophis)
Keelbacks (Genus: Xenochrophis, Fowlea)
Pythons (Family: Pythonidae)
Blind snakes (Family: Typhlopidae)
Blind snakes (Genus: Argyrophis, Gerrhopilus, Indotyphlops, Ramphotyphlops)

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

Total 22 species

Litter frogs (Family: Megophryidae)
Asian horned toads (Genus: Xenophrys, Megophrys)
Eastern spadefoot toads (Genus: Leptobrachium)
Slender litter frogs (Genus: Leptobrachella)
Narrow-mouthed frogs (Family: Microhylidae)
Micryletta genus
Rice frogs (Genus: Microhyla)
Shrub frogs (Family: Rhacophoridae)
Bug-eyed frogs/warty treefrogs (Genus: Theloderma)
Flying frogs (Genus: Rhacophorus)
Whipping frogs (Genus: Polypedates)
Indonesian tree frogs (Genus: Nyctixalus)
Kurixalus genus
True frogs (Family: Ranidae)
Fanged frogs (Genus: Limnonectes)
Golden-backed frogs
Humerana genus
Odorous frogs (Genus: Odorrana)
True toads (Family: Bufonidae)
Ingerophrynus genus
Toads (Genus: Bufo, Phrynoidis)

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