Phu Khiao Wildlife Sanctuary

Wildlife in Phu Khiao

The list of species below are collected from various sources and publications, it is not necessarily complete nor accurate. Some species may have been extirpated from the park, may be historic data of rare migrant species or simply misidentified. We do our best to verify each record with the experts, particularly the rare species.

Birds (Class: Aves)

Total 255 species

Ducks, geese, and waterfowl
Pheasants, grouse, and allies
Pigeons and doves
Cuckoos
Nightjars and allies
Swifts
Treeswifts
Rails, gallinules, and coots
Cranes
Plovers and lapwings
Sandpipers and allies
Anhingas
Herons, egrets, and bitterns
Ospreys
Hawks, eagles, and kites
Barn-owls
Owls
Trogons
Hornbills
Kingfishers, Tree kingfishers
Bee-eaters
Rollers
Barbets
Woodpeckers
Falcons and caracaras
Parrots
Broadbills
Pittas
Cuckooshrikes and allies
Vireos, shrike-babblers and erpornis
Old World orioles
Woodswallows, bellmagpies and allies
Vangas, helmetshrikes, and allies
Ioras
Drongos
Monarch flycatchers
Shrikes
Crows, jays and magpies
Fairy flycatchers
Tits
Cisticolas and allies
Swallows and martins
Bulbuls
Leaf warblers
Bush warblers and allies
White-eyes, yuhinas and allies
Tree-babblers, scimitar-babblers and allies
Ground babblers and allies
Alcippe fulvettas
Laughingthrushes and allies
Nuthatches
Starlings
Thrushes and allies
Old World flycatchers
Flowerpeckers
Sunbirds and spiderhunters
Fairy-bluebirds
Leafbirds
Waxbills and allies
Wagtails and pipits

Mammals (Class: Mammalia)

Total 45 species

Elephants
Even-toed ungulates (Order: Artiodactyla)
Deer
Bovids
Carnivorans (Order: Carnivora)
Bears
Cats
Viverrids
Mustelids
Mongooses
Canids
Primates (Order: Primate)
Gibbons
Macaques
Lutungs
Shrews & Moles (Order: Eulipotyphla, Soricomorpha)
Rodents (Order: Rodentia)
Old World porcupines
Squirrels
Spalacids
Treeshrews (Order: Scandentia)

Turtles (Order: Testudines)

Platysternidae
Freshwater pond turtles
Asian leaf turtles (Genus: Cyclemys)
Tortoises
Asian elongated tortoises (Genus: Indotestudo)
Asian tortoises (Genus: Manouria)

Lizards (Suborder: Saurina)

Geckos
Bent-toed geckos (Genus: Cyrtodactylus)
Tokay geckos (Genus: Gekko)
Agamid lizards
Tree dragons (Genus: Acanthosaura)
Crested lizards (Genus: Calotes)
Skinks
Stream skinks (Genus: Tropidophorus)
Monitors

Snakes (Suborder: Serpentes)

Total 23 species

Pit vipers & vipers
Green pit vipers
Pit vipers
Terrestrial elapids
Kraits
Cobras
King cobra
Colubrid snakes
Slug-eating snakes
Racers
Ground snakes
Kukri snakes
Mountain snakes
Collared snakes
Cat snakes
Sand snakes
Whip snakes
Keelbacks
Asian keelbacks
Pythons

Amphibians (Order: Anura)

Fork-tongued frogs
Puddle frogs
Narrow-mouthed frogs
Bullfrogs (Genus: Kaloula)
Glyphoglossus genus
Rice frogs (Genus: Microhyla)
Shrub frogs
Foam-nest frogs (Genus: Chirixalus)
Zhangixalus genus
True frogs
Fanged frogs (Genus: Limnonectes)
True toads
Duttaphrynus genus
True salamanders and newts
Crocodile newts (Genus: Tylototriton)

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