Thailand Mammal Checklist

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Mammals of Thailand

The mammals of Thailand are contained in 14 orders, divided into 49 families. The larger families of bats and rodents are further divided into subfamilies. A total of 324 species are recorded from Thailand. Taxonomy and nomenclature mostly follows the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species with latest published taxonomic updates. Much range information and many common name are taken from Francis, C.M. (2008) Mammals of South-East Asia. The complete checklist can be downloaded in Excel format - Thailand Mammal Checklist.

  Common Name Scientific name Comment
  Sunda Pangolin Manis javanica  
  Chinese Pangolin Manis pentadactyla  
  Moonrat Echinosoex gymnurus  
  Short-tailed Gymnure Hylomys suillus  
  Kloss's Mole Euroscaptor klossi  
  Lowe's Brown-toothed Shrew Chodsigoa parca  
  Chinese Mole Shrew Anourosorex squamipes  
  House Shrew Suncus murinus  
  Pygmy White-toothed Shrew Suncus etruscus  
  South-east Asian Shrew Crocidura fuliginosa  
  Malayan Shrew Crocidura malayana  
  Peninsula Shrew Crocidura negligens  
  Sunda Shrew Crocidura monticola  
  Grey Shrew Crocidura attenuata  
  Indochinese Shrew Crocidura indochinensis  
  Hill's Shrew Crocidura hilliana  
  Voracious Shrew Crocidura vorax  
  Feather-tailed Treeshrew Ptilocercus lowii  
  Common Treeshrew Tupaia glis  
  Northern Treeshrew Tupaia belangeri  
  Lesser Treeshrew Tupaia minor  
  Northern Slender-tailed Treeshrew Dendrogale murina  
  Sunda Colugo Galeopterus variegatus  
  Geoffroy's Rousette Rousettus amplexicaudatus  
  Leschenault's Rousette Rousettus leschenaultii  
  Large Flying-fox Pteropus vampyrus  
  Lyle's Flying-fox Pteropus lylei  
  Island Flying-fox Pteropus hypomelanus  
  Forest Short-nosed Fruit Bat Cynopterus cf. brachyotis  
  Sunda Short-nosed Fruit Bat Cynopterus cf. brachyotis  
  Greater Short-nosed Fruit Bat Cynopterus sphinx  
  Horsfield's Fruit Bat Cynopterus hosfieldi  
  Dusky Fruit Bat Penthetor lucasi  
  Sunda Tailless Fruit Bat Megaerops ecaudatus  
  Northern Tailless Fruit Bat Megaerops niphanae  
  Dayak Fruit Bat Dyacopterus spadiceus  
  Black-capped Fruit Bat Chironax melanocephalus  
  Spot-winged Fruit Bat Balionycteris maculata  
  Hill Fruit Bat Sphaerius blanfordi  
  Cave Nectar Bat Eonycteris splenaea  
  Lesser Long-tongued Nectar Bat Macroglossus minimus  
  Greater Long-tongued Nectar Bat Macroglossus sobrinus  
  Mouse-tailed Bat sp. Rhinopoma sp.  
  Lesser Sheath-tailed Bat Emballonura monticola  
  Theobald's Tomb Bat Taphozous theobaldi  
  Black-bearded Tomb Bat Taphozous melanopogon  
  Long-winged Tomb Bat Taphozous longimanus  
  Pouched Tomb Bat Saccolaimus saccolaimus  
  Kitti's Hog-nosed Bat Craseonycteris thonglongyai  
  Malayan Slit-faced Bat Nycteris tragata  
  Greater False Vampire Megaderma lyra  
  Thongaree's Disc-nosed Bat Eudiscoderma thongareeae  
  Lesser False Vampire Megaderma spasma  
  Trefoil Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus trifoliatus  
  Great Woolly Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus luctus  
  No Common Name Rhinolophus morio  
  Mountain Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus monticolus  
  Big-eared Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus macrotis  
  Siamese Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus siamensis  
  Bourret's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus paradoxolophus  
  Marshall's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus marshalli  
  Croslet Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus coelophyllus  
  Shamel's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus shameli  
  Acuminate Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus acuminatus  
  Least Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus pusillus  
  Glossy Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus refulgens  
  Blyth's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus lepidus  
  Intermediate Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus affinis  
  Lesser Brown Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus stheno  
  Malayan Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus malayanus  
  Thomas's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus thomasi  
  Peninsula Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus robinsoni  
  Pearson's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus pearsonii  
  Dobson's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus yunanensis  
  Bicoloured Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros bicolor  
  Large-eared Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros pomona  
  Ashy Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros cineraceus  
  Thai Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros halophyllus  
  Dayak Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros dyacorum  
  Ridley's Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros ridleyi  
  Cantor's Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros galeritus  
  Intermediate Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros larvatus  
  Grand Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros grandis  
  Diadem Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros diadema  
  Boonsong's Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros lekaguli  
  Great Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros armiger  
  Pendlebury's Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros turpis  
  Shield-faced Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros lylei  
  Malaysian Tailless Roundleaf Bat Coelops robinsoni  
  Asian Tailless Roundleaf Bat Coelops frithii  
  Trident Roundleaf Bat Aselliscus stoliczkanus  
  Chinese Myotis Myotis chinensis  
  Szechuan Myotis Myotis altarium  
  Herman's Myotis Myotis hermani  
  Large Brown Myotis Myotis federatus  
  Malayan Whiskered Myotis Myotis muricola  
  Asian Whiskered Myotis Myotis muricola  
  Peters's Whiskered Myotis Myotis ater  
  Hairy-faced Myotis Myotis annectans  
  Thick-thumbed Myotis Myotis rosseti  
  Ridley's Myotis Myotis ridleyi  
  Horsfield's Myotis Myotis horsfieldii  
  Hasselt's Myotis Myotis hasseltii  
  Small-toothed Myotis Myotis siligorensis  
  Disc-footed Bat Eudiscopus denticulus  
  Javan Pipistrelle Pipistrellus javanicus  
  Coromandel Pipistrelle Pipistrellus coromandra  
  Least Pipistrelle Pipistrellus tenuis  
  Narrow-winged Pipistrelle Pipistrellus stenopterus  
  Common Thick-thumbed Bat Glischropus tylopus  
  Indochinese Thick-thumbed Bat Glischropus bucephalus  
  Chinese Pipistrelle Pipistrellus pulveratus  
  Cadorna's Pipistrelle Pipistrellus cadornae  
  Black-gilded Pipistrelle Arielulus circumdatus  
  Collared Pipistrelle Arielulus aureocollaris  
  Eurasian Serotine Eptesicus serotinus  
  Thick-eared Serotine Eptesicus pachyotis  
  Surat Serotine Eptesicus dimissus  
  Great Evening Bat Ia Io  
  Least False-Serotine Hesperoptenus blanfordi  
  Tomes's False-Serotine Hesperoptenus tomesi  
  Tickell's False-Serotine Hesperoptenus tickelli  
  Harlequin Bat Scotomanes ornatus  
  Lesser Asian House Bat Scotophilus kuhlii  
  Greater Asian House Bat Scotophilus heathii  
  Greater Bamboo Bat Tylonycteris robustula  
  Lesser Bamboo Bat Tylonycteris pachypus  
  Round-eared Tube-nosed Bat Murina cyclotis  
  Hutton's Tube-nosed Bat Murina huttoni  
  Bronzed Tube-nosed Bat Murina aenea  
  Lesser Tube-nosed Bat Murina suilla  
  Scully's Tube-nosed Bat Murina tubinaris  
  Golden Tube-nosed Bat Murina aurata  
  Annam Tube-nosed Bat Murina annamitica  
  Bala Tube-nosed Bat Murina balaensis  
  Hairy-winged Bat Harpiocephalus harpia  
  Papillose Woolly Bat Kerivoula papillosa  
  Kachin Woolly Bat Kerivoula kachinensis  
  Hardwicke's Woolly Bat Kerivoula hardwickii  
  Titania's Woolly Bat Kerivoula titania  
  Painted Woolly Bat Kerivoula picta  
  Clear-winged Wooly Bat Kerivoula pellucida  
  Least Woolly Bat Kerivoula minuta  
  Whitehead's Woolly Bat Kerivoula whiteheadi  
  Greater Groove-toothed Bat Phoniscus jagorii  
  Lesser Groove-toothed Bat Phoniscus atrox  
  Large Bent-winged Bat Miniopterus magnater  
  Common Bent-winged Bat Miniopterus schreibersii  
  Medium Bent-winged Bat Miniopterus medius  
  Small Bent-winged Bat Miniopterus pusillus  
  La Touche's Free-tailed Bat Tadarida latouchei  
  Asian Wrinkle-lipped Bat Chaerephon plicatus  
  Sunda Free-tailed Bat Mops mops  
  Naked Bat Cheiromeles torquatus  
  Sunda Slow Loris Nycticebus coucang  
  Asian Slow Loris Nycticebus bengalensis  
  Banded Langur Presbytis femoralis  
  Indochinese Silvered Langur Trachypithecus germaini  
  Dusky Langur Trachypithecus obscurus  
  Tenasserim Langur Trachypithecus barbei  
  Phayre's Langur Trachypithecus phayrei  
  Southern Pig-tailed Macaque Macaca nemestrina  
  Northern Pig-tailed Macaque Macaca leonina  
  Stump-tailed Macaque Macaca arctoides  
  Assamese Macaque Macaca assamensis  
  Long-tailed Macaque Macaca fascicularis  
  Rhesus Macaque Macaca mulatta  
  Siamang Symphalangus syndactylus  
  White-handed Gibbon Hylobates lar  
  Agile Gibbon Hylobates agilis  
  Pileated Gibbon Hylobates pileatus  
  Golden Jackal Canis aureus  
  Domestic Dog Canis familaris  
  Dhole Cuon alpinus  
  Sun Bear Helarctos malayanus  
  Asian Black Bear Ursus thibetanus  
  Yellow-throated Marten Martes flavigula  
  Malayan Weasel Mustela nudipes  
  Siberian Weasel Mustela sibrica  
  Stripe-backed Weasel Mustela strigidorsa  
  Large-toothed Ferret-Badger Melogale personata  
  Greater Hog Badger Arctonyx collaris  
  Eurasian Otter Lutra lutra  
  Hairy-nosed Otter Lutra sumatrana  
  Smooth Otter Lutrogale perspicillata  
  Oriental Small-clawed Otter Aonyx cinereus  
  Large Indian Civet Viverra zibetha  
  Large-spotted Civet Viverra megaspila  
  Small Indian Civet Viverricula indica  
  Banded Linsang Prionodon linsang  
  Spotted Linsang Prionodon pardicolor  
  Common Palm Civet Paradoxurus hermaphroditus  
  Masked Palm Civet Paguma larvata  
  Binturong Arctictus binturong  
  Small-toothed Palm Civet Arctogalidia trivigata  
  Banded Civet Hemigalus derbyanus  
  Otter Civet Cynogale bennettii  
  Asian Small Mongoose Herpestes javanicus  
  Crab-eating Mongoose Herpestes urva  
  Tiger Panthera tigris  
  Leopard Panthera pardus  
  Clouded Leopard Neofelis nebulosa  
  Marbled Cat Pardofelis marmorata  
  Asian Golden Cat Catopuma temminckii  
  Flat-headed Cat Prionailurus planiceps  
  Mainland Leopard Cat Prionailurus bengalensis  
  Fishing Cat Prionailurus viverrinus  
  Jungle Cat Felis chaus  
  Domestic Cat Felis catus  
  Melon-headed Whale Peponocephala electra  
  Pygmy Killer Whale Feresa attenuata  
  False Killer Whale Pseudorca crassidens  
  Killer Whale Orcinus orca  
  Short-finned Pilot Whale Globicephala macrorhynchus  
  Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis  
  Fraser's Dolphin Lagenodelphis hosei  
  Pantropical Spotted Dolphin Stenella attenuata  
  Striped Dolphin Stenella coeruleoalba  
  Spinner Dolphin Stenella longirostris  
  Rough-toothed Dolphin Steno bredanensis  
  Indo-Pacific Humpbacked Dolphin Sousa chinensis  
  Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops aduncus  
  Irrawaddy Dolphin Orcaella brevirostris  
  Finless Porpoise Neophocaena phocaenoides  
  Cuvier's Beaked Whale Ziphius cavirostris  
  Blainville's Beaked Whale Mesoplodon densirostris  
  Sei Whale Balaenoptera borealis  
  Bryde's Whale Balaenoptera edeni  
  Minke Whale Balaenoptera acutorostrata  
  Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae  
  Dugong Dugong dudon  
  Asian Elephant Elephas maximus  
  Asian Tapir Tapirus indicus  
  Eurasian Wild Pig Sus scrofa  
  Lesser Mousedeer Tragulus kanchil  
  Greater Mousedeer Tragulus napu  
  Sambar Deer Rusa unicolor  
  Eld's Deer Rucervus eldii Extirpated
  Schomburgk's Deer Rucervus schomburgki Extinct
  Indian Hog Deer Axis porcinus Reintroduced
  Southern Red Muntjak Muntiacus muntjak  
  Northern Red Muntjak Muntiacus vaginalis  
  Fea's Muntjak Muntiacus feae  
  Banteng Bos javanicus  
  Gaur Bos frontalis  
  Kouprey Bos sauveli Extinct
  Wild Water Buffalo Bubalus bubalis  
  Southern Serow Capricornis sumatraensis  
  Chinese Serow Capricornis milneedwardsi  
  Chinese Goral Naemorhedus griseus  
  Black Giant Squirrel Ratufa bicolor  
  Cream-coloured Giant Squirrel Ratufa affinis  
  Prevost's Squirrel Callosciurus prevostii  
  Plantain Squirrel Callosciurus notatus  
  Sunda Black-banded Squirrel Callosciurus nigrovittatus  
  Pallas's Squirrel Callosciurus erythraeus  
  Variable Squirrel Callosciurus finlaysonii  
  Grey-bellied Squirrel Callosciurus caniceps  
  Western Striped Squirrel Tamiops mcclellandii  
  Cambodian Striped Squirrel Tamiops rodolphii  
  Horse-tailed Squirrel Sundasciurus hippurus  
  Low's Squirrel Sundasciurus lowii  
  Slender Squirrel Sundasciurus tenuis  
  Red-cheeked Squirrel Dremomysrufigenis  
  Three-striped Ground Squirrel Lariscus insignis  
  Indochinese Ground Squirrel Menetes berdmorei  
  Shrew-faced Ground Squirrel Rhinosciurus laticaudatus  
  Red Giant Flying Squirrel Petaurista petaurista  
  Indian Giant Flying Squirrel Petaurista philippinensis  
  Lesser Giant Flying Squirrel Petaurista elegans  
  Black Flying Squirrel Aeromys tephromelas  
  Hairy-footed Flying Squirrel Belomys pearsonii  
  Temminck's Flying Squirrel Petinomys setosus  
  Vordermann's Flying Squirrel Petinomys vordermanni  
  Red-cheeked Flying Squirrel Hylopetes spadiceus  
  Grey-cheeked Flying Squirrel Hylopetes platyurus  
  Particoloured Flying Squirrel Hylopetes alboniger  
  Phayre's Flying Squirrel Hylopetes phayrei  
  Black Rat Rattus rattus  
  Malayan Field Rat Rattus tiomanicus  
  Ricefield Rat Rattus argentiventer  
  Pacific Rat Rattus exulens  
  Brown Rat Rattus norvegicus Introduced
  Indochinese Forest Rat Rattus andamanensis  
  White-footed Indochinese Rat Rattus nitidus  
  Lesser Ricefield Rat Rattus losea  
  Greater Bandicoot Rat Bandicota indica  
  Savile's Bandicoot Rat Bandicota savilei  
  Lesser Bandicoot Rat Bandicota bengalensis Introduced
  Berdmore's Rat Berylmys berdmorei  
  Bower's Rat Berylmys bowersi  
  Mueller's Rat Sundamys muelleri  
  Dark-tailed Niviventer Niviventer cremoriventer  
  Indochinese Arboreal Niviventer Niviventer langbianis  
  Confucian Niviventer Niviventer confcianus  
  Indomalayan Niviventer Niviventer fulvescens  
  Indochinese Mountain Niviventer Niviventer tenaster  
  Limestone Niviventer Niviventer hinpoon  
  Fea's Tree Rat Chiromyscus chiropus  
  Long-tailed Giant Rat Leopoldamys sabanus  
  Edward's Giant Rat Leopoldamys edwardsi  
  Millet's Giant Rat Leopoldamys milleti  
  Neill's Rat Leopoldamys neilli  
  Rajah Maxomys Maxomys rajah  
  Red Spiny Maxomys Maxomys surifer  
  Whitehead's Maxomys Maxomys whiteheadi  
  Greater Marmoset-Rat Hapalomys longicaudatus  
  Asian House Mouse Mus musculus  
  Ricefield Mouse Mus caroli  
  Fawn-coloured Mouse Mus cervicolor  
  Fragile-tailed Mouse Mus fragilicauda  
  Cook's Mouse Mus cookii  
  Indochinese Shrewlike Mouse Mus pahari  
  Shortridge's Mouse Mus shortridgei  
  Harvest Mouse Micromys minutus  
  Indomalayan Pencil-tailed Tree Mouse Chiropodomys gliroides  
  Long-tailed Climbing Mouse Vandeleuria oleracea  
  Pere David's Vole Eothenomys melanogaster  
  Lesser Bamboo Rat Cannomys badius  
  Hoary Bamboo Rat Rhizomys pruinosus  
  Indomalayan Bamboo Rat Rhizomys sumatrensis  
  Malayan Porcupine Hystrix brachyura  
  Brush-tailed Porcupine Atherurus macrourus  
  Burmese Hare Lepus peguensis