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Kaeng Krachan parachute gecko

Thai: Took gae bin Kaeng Krachan

Binomial name: Ptychozoon 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
Ptychozoon
Species
Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense

Common names

  • English: Kaeng Krachan parachute gecko
  • French: Gecko planant de Kaeng Krachan
  • Thai: Took gae 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)
Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense

Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense

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Distribution map of Kaeng Krachan parachute gecko, Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense in Thailand

Range map of Ptychozoon kaengkrachanense 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 and Parinya Pawangkhanant for their help with many range data.

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