Endemic Animals of Cambodia








Cambodian tailorbird
The Cambodian tailorbird (Orthotomus chaktomuk ) is a species of bird endemic to Cambodia, likely confined to a single dense shrub habitat in the floodplain of the Mekong river. It was first discovered and recorded by scientists in 2009 in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, during avian influenza checks. In 2013, it was determined to be a unique species and formally described. It is a very small bird, about 10 cm long, with an orange-red tuft ...
on its head.
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Cambodian tailorbird
Cambodian laughingthrush
The Cambodian laughingthrush (Garrulax ferrarius ) is a species of bird in the family Leiothrichidae. It used to be considered conspecific with the white-necked laughingthrush, G. strepitans. It is found in southwestern Cambodia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.
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Cambodian laughingthrush
Samkos bush frog
The Samkos bush frog (Chirixalus samkosensis ) is a moss frog found in Cambodia in the Cardamom Mountains. It was first described in 2007.
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Samkos bush frog
Megophrys auralensis
Megophrys auralensis (Aural horned frog; Khmer: កង្កែបស្នែងឱរ៉ាល់, kangkaep snaeng aoreal) is a species of frog in the family Megophryidae. It is endemic to Cambodia where it is only known from Phnom Aural, the highest mountain of Cambodia. Its type locality is within the Phnom Aural Wildlife Sanctuary. Its natural habitats are tropical moist lowland forests, moist montane forests, and rivers.
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Megophrys auralensis
Leptolalax melicus
Leptolalax melicus (Appleby's Asian toad; Khmer: កង្កែបស្លឹកមេលីកឺស, kangkaep slaek melikeus) is a frog species in the family Megophryidae. It is endemic to Cambodia where it is only known from near its type locality, Virachey National Park, Ratanakiri Province; it is expected to have a wider distribution that may reach Laos and Vietnam. Leptolalax melicus have only been found near rocky streams in evergreen forest between 650–850 m (2,130–2,790 ft) altitude. ...
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Leptolalax melicus
Ophryophryne synoria
Ophryophryne synoria is a species of frog in the family Megophryidae. It is only known from its type locality in eastern Cambodia (Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary, Mondulkiri Province) and from southern Vietnam (Bình Phước and Đồng Nai Provinces). Common names O'Reang horned frog and O'Reang mountain toad have been proposed for it.Ophryophryne synoria occurs in hilly mixed and evergreen forests at elevations of 200–1,500 m (660–4,920 ft) above sea level. It is ...
present in several protected areas: its type locality, Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary in Cambodia, and Bù Gia Mập and Cát Tiên National Parks in Vietnam.
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Ophryophryne synoria
Cyrtodactylus auralensis
Cyrtodactylus auralensis, also known as the Phnom Aural bent-toed gecko, is a species of gecko endemic to Cambodia.
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Cyrtodactylus auralensis
Cyrtodactylus cardamomensis
Cyrtodactylus cardamomensis, also known as the Cardamom Mountains bent-toed gecko, is a species of gecko endemic to Cambodia.
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Cyrtodactylus cardamomensis
Cyrtodactylus laangensis
Cyrtodactylus laangensis, also known as the Phnom Laang bent-toed gecko, is a species of gecko endemic to Cambodia.
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Cyrtodactylus laangensis
Cyrtodactylus thylacodactylus
Cyrtodactylus thylacodactylus is a species of gecko endemic to Cambodia.
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Cyrtodactylus thylacodactylus
Cyrtodactylus bokorensis
Cyrtodactylus bokorensis is a species of gecko endemic to Cambodia.
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Cyrtodactylus bokorensis