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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Orange-bearded flying dragon

Thai: กิ้งก่าบินคอสีส้ม

Binomial name: Draco fimbriatus, Heinrich Kuhl, 1820

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Scientific classification

Draco fimbriatus

Common names

  • German: Fransen-Flugdrache
  • English:
    • Orange-bearded flying dragon
    • Orange-bearded gliding lizard
    • Fringed flying dragon
    • Crested gliding lizard
  • Thai: กิ้งก่าบินคอสีส้ม


  • Draco fimbriatus fimbriatus, Heinrich Kuhl, 1820

  • Draco fimbriatus punctatus, George Albert Boulenger, 1900


  • Draco fimbriatus, Larry Lee Grismer et al. (2010)
  • Draco fimbriatus punctatus, Ulrich Manthey (2008)
  • Draco fimbriatus, Rudolf Malkmus et al. (2002)
  • Draco fimbriatus, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Draco fimbriatus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Draco fimbriatus fimbriatus, Kees Musters (1983)
  • Draco fimbriatus hennigi, Kees Musters (1983)
  • Draco fimbriatus, Alice Georgie Cruickshank Grandison (1972)
  • Draco punctatus, Alice Georgie Cruickshank Grandison (1972)
  • Draco fimbriatus, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Draco punctatus, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Draco fimbriatus, Nelly de Rooij (1915)
  • Draco punctatus, Nelly de Rooij (1915)
  • Draco fimbriatus punctatus, George Albert Boulenger (1900)
  • Draco punctatus, George Albert Boulenger (1900)
  • Draco grandis, Edward Bartlett (1894)
  • Draco fimbriatus, George Albert Boulenger (1885)
  • Draco (Rhacodracon) fimbriatus, Leopold Fitzinger (1843)
  • Draco fimbriatus, André Marie Constant Duméril & Gabriel Bibron (1837)
  • Draco fimbriatus, Heinrich Kuhl (1820)

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Distribution map of Orange-bearded flying dragon, Draco fimbriatus in Thailand
  • Bang Lang National Park
  • Khao Luang National Park
  • Khok Pho District, Pattani
  • Na Bon District, Nakhon Si Thammarat
  • Na Yong District, Trang
  • Waeng District, Narathiwat

Range map of Draco fimbriatus in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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