Thai National Parks

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Wildlife in Mu Ko Chang

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Marine species

Ray-finned fishes
Perch-like fishes

Birds (Class: Aves)

Total 110 species

Non-passerines
Cormorants (Family: Phalacrocoracidae)
Bitterns, herons and egrets (Family: Ardeidae)
Eagles, kites and allies (Family: Accipitridae)
Rails, crakes, gallinules and coots (Family: Rallidae)
Pratincoles and coursers (Family: Glareolidae)
Sandpipers and allies (Family: Scolopacidae)
Terns (Family: Sternidae)
Pigeons and doves (Family: Columbidae)
Parrots (Family: Psittacidae, Psittaculidae)
Cuckoos (Family: Cuculidae)
Swifts (Family: Apodidae)
Kingfishers, Tree kingfishers (Family: Alcedinidae, Halcyonidae, Cerylidae)
Bee-eaters (Family: Meropidae)
Typical rollers (Family: Coraciidae)
Hornbills (Family: Bucerotidae)
Barbets (Family: Megalaimidae, Ramphastidae)
Woodpeckers (Family: Picidae)
Passerines
Swallows and martins (Family: Hirundinidae)
Wagtails and pipits (Family: Motacillidae)
Cuckooshrikes and allies (Family: Campephagidae)
Bulbuls (Family: Pycnonotidae)
Cisticolas and allies (Family: Cisticolidae)
Leaf warblers (Family: Phylloscopidae)
Grassbirds and allies (Family: Locustellidae)
Old World flycatchers (Family: Muscicapidae)
Fantails (Family: Rhipiduridae)
Monarch flycatchers (Family: Monarchidae)
Babblers (Family: Timaliidae)
Ground babblers (Family: Pellorneidae)
Sunbirds and spiderhunters (Family: Nectariniidae)
Flowerpeckers (Family: Dicaeidae)
Old World orioles (Family: Oriolidae)
Fairy-bluebirds (Family: Irenidae)
Shrikes (Family: Laniidae)
Drongos (Family: Dicruridae)
Crows and allies (Family: Corvidae)
Starlings (Family: Sturnidae)
Sparrows (Family: Passeridae)

Turtles (Order: Testudines)

Freshwater pond turtles (Family: Geoemydidae)
Asian leaf turtles (Genus: Cyclemys)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

Geckos (Family: Gekkonidae)
Bent-toed geckos (Genus: Cyrtodactylus)
House geckos (Genus: Hemidactylus)
Tokay geckos (Genus: Gekko)
Agamid lizards (Family: Agamidae)
Tree dragons (Genus: Acanthosaura)
Skinks (Family: Scincidae)
Sun skinks (Genus: Eutropis, Toenayar)
Tree skinks (Genus: Dasia)
Forest skinks (Genus: Sphenomorphus, Tytthoscincus)

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Elaphid snakes (Family: Elapidae)
Cobras genus (Genus: Naja)
King Cobra (Genus: Ophiophagus)
Colubrid snakes (Family: Colubridae)
Racers (Genus: Coelognathus, Oreocryptophis, Elaphe, Gonyosoma)
Rat snakes (Genus: Ptyas)
Tree snakes (Genus: Chrysopelea)
Wolf snakes & Bridle snakes (Genus: Lycodon)
Mock vipers (Genus: Psammodynastes)
Whip snakes (Genus: Ahaetulla, Dryophiops)
Pythons (Family: Pythonidae)

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

True frogs (Family: Ranidae)
Fanged frogs (Genus: Limnonectes)
Golden-backed frogs

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