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Laem Pakarang Checklist (78 species : Updated 27/04/16)
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The names and taxonomic order used here are those from the official Thai bird checklist issued by the Thai records committee.
Species in black are known from the site from personal observations.
Species in blue are known from the site from the observations of others.
Common Name Scientific Name
Striated Heron
Indian Pond Heron
Chinese Pond Heron
Javan Pond Heron
Eastern Catle Egret
Grey Heron
(Eastern) Great Egret
Little Egret
Pacific Reef Egret
Chinese Egret
Brahminy Kite
White-bellied Sea Eagle
White-breasted Waterhen
Crab Plover
Pacific Golden Plover
Grey Plover
Kentish Plover
Malaysian Plover
Lesser Sand Plover
Greater Sand Plover
Bar-tailed Godwit
Eurasian Curlew
Common Redshank
Common Greenshank
Nordmann's Greenshank
Grey-tailed Tattler
Terek Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper
Ruddy Turnstone
Great Knot
Red-necked Stint
Curlew Sandpiper
Great Crested Tern
Lesser Crested Tern
Little Tern
Bridled Tern
Black-naped Tern

Common Tern
Rock Pigeon
Spotted Dove
Zebra Dove
Pink-necked Green Pigeon
Vernal Hanging Parrot

Greater Coucal
Asian Koel
Plaintive Cuckoo
Pale-rumped (Germain's) Swiftlet
Asian Palm Swift
Indian Roller
White-throated Kingfisher
Black-capped Kingfisher
Collared Kingfisher
Common Kingfisher
Chestnut-headed Bee-eater
Coppersmith Barbet
Common Flameback
Peregrine Falcon
Common Iora
Brown Shrike
Black-naped Oriole
Black Drongo
Large-billed Crow
Red-whiskered Bulbul
Yellow-vented Bulbul

Streak-eared Bulbul
Barn Swallow
Pacific Swallow
Common Tailorbird
Asian Glossy Starling
Common Myna
Oriental Magpie Robin
Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker
Brown-throated Sunbird
Eurasian Tree Sparrow
Scaly-breasted Munia
Butorides striata
Ardeola grayii
Ardeola bacchus
Ardeola speciosa
Bubulcus coromandus
Ardea cinerea
Ardea alba
Egretta garzetta
Egretta sacra
Egretta eulophotes
Haliastur indus
Haliaeetus leucogaster
Amaurornis phoenicurus
Dromas ardeola
Pluvialis fulva
Pluvialis squatarola
Charadrius alexandrinus
Charadrius peronii
Charadrius mongolus
Charadrius leschenaultii
Limosa lapponica
Numenius phaeopus
Numenius arquata
Tringa totanus
Tringa nebularia
Tringa guttifer
Tringa brevipes
Xenus cinereus
Actitis hypoleucos
Arenaria interpres
Calidris tenuirostris
Calidris alba
Calidris ruficollis
Calidris ferruginea
Philomachus pugnax
Thalasseus bergii
Thalasseus bengalensis
Sternula albifrons
Onychoprion anaethetus
Sterna sumatrana

Sterna hirundo
Columba livia
Spilopelia chinensis
Geopelia striata
Treron apicauda
Loriculus vernalis

Centropus sinensis
Eudynamys scolopaceus
Cacomantis merulinus
Aerodramus germani
Cypsiurus balasiensis
Coracias benghalensis
Halcyon smyrnensis
Halcyon pileata
Todiramphus chloris
Alcedo atthis
Merops leschenaulti
Megalaima haemacephala
Dinopium javanense
Falco peregrinus

Aegithina tiphia
Lanius cristatus
Oriolus tenuirostris
Dicrurus macrocercus
Corvus macrorhynchos
Pycnonotus jocosus
Pycnonotus goiavier

Pycnonotus blanfordi
Hirundo rustica
Hirundo tahitica
Orthotomus sutorius
Aplonis panayensis
Acridotheres tristis
Copsychus saularis
Dicaeum cruentatum
Anthreptes malacensis
Passer montanus
Lonchura punctulata
Please forward any additions to this list, or any notable sightings from Laem Pakarang, to me at
This checklist for Laem Pakarang is by no means complete and is not to be mistaken for the official checklist maintained by the national recorders - it is only meant as a guide for visiting birdwatchers.

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