Thai National Parks

Wildlife

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Marine species

Sharks, rays, stringrays
Ray-finned fishes

Birds (Class: Aves)

Non-passerines
Bitterns, herons and egrets (Order: Ciconiiformes, Family: Ardeidae)
Eagles, kites and allies (Order: Falconiformes, Family: Accipitridae)
Sandpipers and allies (Order: Charadriiformes, Family: Scolopacidae)
Terns (Order: Charadriiformes, Family: Sternidae)
Pigeons and doves (Order: Columbiformes, Family: Columbidae)
Trogons (Order: Trogoniformes, Family: Trogonidae)
Kingfishers, Tree kingfishers (Order: Coraciiformes, Family: Alcedinidae, Halcyonidae, Cerylidae)
Typical rollers (Order: Coraciiformes, Family: Coraciidae)
Passerines
Wagtails and pipits (Order: Passeriformes, Family: Motacillidae)
Thrushes and allies (Order: Passeriformes, Family: Turdidae)
Sunbirds and spiderhunters (Order: Passeriformes, Family: Nectariniidae)

Mammals (Class: Mammalia)

Even-toed ungulates (Order: Artiodactyla)
Suids (Family: Suidae)
Primates (Order: Primate)
Macaques (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Macaca)
Lutungs (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Trachypithecus)
Flying lemurs (Order: Dermoptera, Family: Cynocephalidae)
Dugongs (Order: Sirenia, Family: Dugongidae)

Turtles (Order: Testudines)

Sea and leatherback turtles (Family: Dermochelyidae and Cheloniidae)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

Geckos (Family: Gekkonidae)
House geckos (Genus: Hemidactylus)
Tokay geckos (Genus: Gekko)
Agamid lizards (Family: Agamidae)
Gliding lizards (Genus: Draco)
Crested lizards (Genus: Calotes)
Skinks (Family: Scincidae)
Sun skinks (Genus: Eutropis, Toenayar)
Monitors (Family: Varanidae)

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Pit vipers (Family: Crotalidae)
Green pit vipers (Genus: Trimeresurus, Tropidolaemus)
Colubrid snakes (Family: Colubridae)
Tree snakes (Genus: Chrysopelea)
Wolf snakes (Genus: Lycodon, Dinodon, Lepturophis)
Pythons (Family: Pythonidae)

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

Shrub frogs (Family: Rhacophoridae)
Whipping frogs (Genus: Polypedates)
True frogs (Family: Ranidae)
Fanged frogs (Genus: Limnonectes)
True toads (Family: Bufonidae)
Duttaphrynus genus
Ingerophrynus genus

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