Thai National Parks

Species of Thailand

Siamese blue crested lizard

Calotes goetzi, André Marie Constant Duméril & Gabriel Bibron, 1837

(In Thai: กิ้งก่าหัวสีฟ้า, ging ga hua si faa)

Site notes

Calotes mystaceus in Thailand is replaced by Calotes goetzi according Wagner P. et al. 2021

Scientific classification

Calotes goetzi

Common names

  • German: Blaue Schönechse
  • English:
    • Indo-Chinese forest lizard
    • Blue-crested lizard
  • Thai: กิ้งก่าหัวสีฟ้า, ging ga hua si faa


  • Calotes mystaceus, Nguyen Van Sang et al. (2009)
  • Calotes mystaceus, Ulrich Manthey & Norbert Schuster (1999)
  • Calotes mystaceus, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Calotes mystaceus, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Calotes mystaceus, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
  • Calotes mystaceus, George Albert Boulenger (1885)
  • Calotes mystaceus, André Marie Constant Duméril & Gabriel Bibron (1837)


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Calotes goetzi
Calotes goetzi
Calotes goetzi

Range Map

Distribution map of Siamese blue crested lizard, Calotes goetzi in Thailand
  • Ban Lat District, Phetchaburi
  • Ban Phue District, Udon Thani
  • Bangkok Province
  • Chaloem Phra Kiat District, Buriram
  • Chatuchak District, Bangkok
  • Chiang Saen District, Chiang Rai
  • Chok Chai District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Dan Makham Tia District, Kanchanaburi
  • Doi Inthanon National Park
  • Doi Saket District, Chiang Mai
  • Doi Tung
  • Erawan National Park
  • Hang Dong District, Chiang Mai
  • Hua Hin District, Prachuap Khiri Khan
  • Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kaeng Krachan District, Phetchaburi
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • Khao Nang Phanthurat Forest Park
  • Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park
  • Khao Yai National Park
  • Lan Sang National Park
  • Lom Sak District, Phetchabun
  • Mae Chan District, Chiang Rai
  • Mae Ping National Park
  • Mae Rim District, Chiang Mai
  • Mueang Chaiyaphum District, Chaiyaphum
  • Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai
  • Mueang Kanchanaburi District, Kanchanaburi
  • Mueang Lampang District, Lampang
  • Mueang Lamphun District, Lamphun
  • Mueang Nakhon Ratchasima District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Mueang Nongbua Lamphu District, Nong Bua Lamphu
  • Mueang Phichit District, Phichit
  • Mueang Udon Thani District, Udon Thani
  • Mueang Uttaradit District, Uttaradit
  • Na Wang District, Nong Bua Lamphu
  • Nong Bua Lamphu Province
  • Nong Phai District, Phetchabun
  • Nong Ya Plong District, Phetchaburi
  • Pai District, Mae Hong Son
  • Pak Chong District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Pak Kret District, Nonthaburi
  • Pak Thong Chai District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Phatthana Nikhom District, Lopburi
  • Phen District, Udon Thani
  • Phibun Mangsahan District, Ubon Ratchathani
  • Phrom Phiram District, Phitsanulok
  • Phu Kradueng District, Loei
  • Pua District, Nan
  • Sai Yok District, Kanchanaburi
  • Sakaerat Environmental Research Station
  • Salak Pra Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Satuek District, Buriram
  • Si Satchanalai District, Sukhothai
  • Sung Noen District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Tha Muang District, Kanchanaburi
  • Tha Yang District, Phetchaburi
Range map of Calotes goetzi in Thailand