Thai National Parks

Wildlife in Phu Khiao

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Birds (Class: Aves)

Total 257 species

Non-passerines
Darters (Family: Anhingidae)
Bitterns, herons and egrets (Family: Ardeidae)
Ducks, geese and swans (Family: Anatidae)
Osprey (Family: Pandionidae)
Eagles, kites and allies (Family: Accipitridae)
Falcons (Family: Falconidae)
Pheasants and partridges (Family: Phasianidae)
Cranes (Family: Gruidae)
Rails, crakes, gallinules and coots (Family: Rallidae)
Plovers and lapwings (Family: Charadriidae)
Sandpipers and allies (Family: Scolopacidae)
Pigeons and doves (Family: Columbidae)
Parrots (Family: Psittacidae, Psittaculidae)
Cuckoos (Family: Cuculidae)
Barn owls (Family: Tytonidae)
Typical owls (Family: Strigidae)
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)
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)
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)
Monarch flycatchers (Family: Monarchidae)
Laughingthrushes and allies (Family: Leiothrichidae)
Babblers (Family: Timaliidae)
Ground babblers (Family: Pellorneidae)
Vireos and allies (Family: Vireonidae)
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)
Woodswallows (Family: Artamidae)
Crows and allies (Family: Corvidae)
Starlings (Family: Sturnidae)
Waxbills and allies (Family: Estrildidae)

Mammals (Class: Mammalia)

Total 45 species

Elephants (Family: Proboscidea)
Even-toed ungulates (Order: Artiodactyla)
Deer (Family: Cervidae)
Bovids (Family: Bovidae)
Carnivorans (Order: Carnivora)
Bears (Family: Ursidae)
Cats (Family: Felidae)
Viverrids (Family: Viverridae)
Mustelids (Family: Mustelidae)
Mongooses (Family: Herpestidae)
Canids (Family: Canidae)
Primates (Order: Primate)
Gibbons (Family: Hylobatidae)
Macaques (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Macaca)
Lutungs (Family: Cercopithecidae, Genus: Trachypithecus)
Shrews & Moles (Order: Eulipotyphla, Soricomorpha)
Rodents (Order: Rodentia)
Old World porcupines (Family: Hystricidae)
Squirrels (Family: Sciuridae)
Spalacids (Family: Spalacidae)
Treeshrews (Order: Scandentia)

Turtles (Order: Testudines)

Freshwater pond turtles (Family: Geoemydidae)
Asian leaf turtles (Genus: Cyclemys)
Tortoises (Family: Testudinidae)
Asian elongated tortoises (Genus: Indotestudo)
Asian tortoises (Genus: Manouria)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

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

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Total 21 species

Pit vipers (Family: Crotalidae)
Green pit vipers (Genus: Trimeresurus, Tropidolaemus)
Pit vipers (Genus: Calloselasma, Protobothrops)
Elaphid snakes (Family: Elapidae)
Kraits genus (Genus: Bungarus)
Cobras genus (Genus: Naja)
King Cobra (Genus: Ophiophagus)
Colubrid snakes (Family: Colubridae)
Slug-eating snakes (Genus: Asthenodipsas, Pareas)
Racers (Genus: Coelognathus, Oreocryptophis, Elaphe, Gonyosoma)
Ground snakes (Genus: Gongylosoma)
Kukri snakes (Genus: Oligodon)
Mountain snakes (Genus: Plagiopholis)
Blackheads (Genus: Sibynophis)
Cat snakes (Genus: Boiga)
Sand snakes (Genus: Psammophis)
Whip snakes (Genus: Ahaetulla, Dryophiops)
Keelbacks (Genus: Amphiesma, Hebius)
Asian keelbacks (Genus: Rhabdophis)
Pythons (Family: Pythonidae)

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

Fork-tongued frogs (Familly: Dicroglossidae)
Puddle frogs (Genus: Occidozyga, Phrynoglossus)
Narrow-mouthed frogs (Family: Microhylidae)
Bullfrogs (Genus: Kaloula)
Glyphoglossus genus
Rice frogs (Genus: Microhyla)
Shrub frogs (Family: Rhacophoridae)
Foam-nest frogs (Genus: Chirixalus)
Zhangixalus genus
True toads (Family: Bufonidae)
Duttaphrynus genus
True salamanders and newts (Family: Salamandridae)
Crocodile newts (Genus: Tylototriton)

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