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Wildlife in Surin Islands

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Birds (Class: Aves)

Total 107 species

Non-passerines
Shearwaters and petrels (Family: Procellariidae)
Storm petrels (Family: Hydrobatidae)
Frigatebirds (Family: Fregatidae)
Bitterns, herons and egrets (Family: Ardeidae)
Osprey (Family: Pandionidae)
Eagles, kites and allies (Family: Accipitridae)
Falcons (Family: Falconidae)
Rails, crakes, gallinules and coots (Family: Rallidae)
Thick-knees (Family: Burhinidae)
Sandpipers and allies (Family: Scolopacidae)
Skuas (Family: Stercorariidae)
Terns (Family: Sternidae)
Pigeons and doves (Family: Columbidae)
Cuckoos (Family: Cuculidae)
Typical owls (Family: Strigidae)
Swifts (Family: Apodidae)
Kingfishers, Tree kingfishers (Family: Alcedinidae, Halcyonidae, Cerylidae)
Typical rollers (Family: Coraciidae)
Woodpeckers (Family: Picidae)
Passerines
Pittas (Family: Pittidae)
Swallows and martins (Family: Hirundinidae)
Wagtails and pipits (Family: Motacillidae)
Bulbuls (Family: Pycnonotidae)
Thrushes and allies (Family: Turdidae)
Leaf warblers (Family: Phylloscopidae)
Grassbirds and allies (Family: Locustellidae)
Old World flycatchers (Family: Muscicapidae)
Fantails (Family: Rhipiduridae)
Ground babblers (Family: Pellorneidae)
Sunbirds and spiderhunters (Family: Nectariniidae)
Flowerpeckers (Family: Dicaeidae)
Old World orioles (Family: Oriolidae)
Shrikes (Family: Laniidae)
Drongos (Family: Dicruridae)
Crows and allies (Family: Corvidae)
Starlings (Family: Sturnidae)

Mammals (Class: Mammalia)

Primates (Order: Primate)
Macaques (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Macaca)
Flying lemurs (Family: Cynocephalidae)

Turtles (Order: Testudines)

Sea and leatherback turtles (Family: Dermochelyidae and Cheloniidae)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

Geckos (Family: Gekkonidae)
Bent-toed geckos (Genus: Cyrtodactylus)
Monitors (Family: Varanidae)

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Pit vipers (Family: Crotalidae)
Green pit vipers (Genus: Trimeresurus, Tropidolaemus)
Elaphid snakes (Family: Elapidae)
King Cobra (Genus: Ophiophagus)
Pythons (Family: Pythonidae)

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

True toads (Family: Bufonidae)
Duttaphrynus genus
Ingerophrynus genus

Not grouped yet

Total 29 species

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