Thai National Parks

Lizards and crocodiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Kaeng Krachan parachute gecko

In Thai: ตุ๊กแกบินแก่งกระจาน, took gaeh bin Kaeng Krachan

Binomial name: Gekko kaengkrachanense, Montri Sumontha, Olivier S. G. Pauwels, Kirati Kunya, Chaiwat Limlikhitaksorn, Sirichai Ruksue, Apirat Taokratok, Michel Ansermet & Lawan Chanhome, 2012

Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense, also known as Kaeng Krachan Parachute Gecko is a species of gecko endemic to Thailand. The kaengkrachanense epithet is a reference to Kaeng Krachan National Park and Kaeng Krachan District in Phetchaburi Province of Thailand.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Gekkonidae
Genus
Gekko
Species
Gekko kaengkrachanense

Common names

  • English: Kaeng Krachan parachute gecko
  • French: Gecko planant de Kaeng Krachan
  • Thai: ตุ๊กแกบินแก่งกระจาน, took gaeh bin Kaeng Krachan

Synonyms

  • Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense, Montri Sumontha, Olivier S. G. Pauwels, Kirati Kunya, Chaiwat Limlikhitaksorn, Sirichai Ruksue, Apirat Taokratok, Michel Ansermet & Lawan Chanhome (2012)

Photos

Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense

Range Map

Distribution map of Kaeng Krachan parachute gecko, Gekko kaengkrachanense in Thailand
Range map of Gekko kaengkrachanense in Thailand