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Siamese Crocodile

Crocodylus siamensis

Siamese Crocodile Crocodylus siamensis

Siamese Crocodile sunning on log in Khao Yai

Siamese Crocodile Crocodylus siamensis

Siamese Crocodile from opposite side

Siamese Crocodile Crocodylus siamensis

Large log on which Siamese Crocodile is sunning

Siamese Crocodile Crocodylus siamensis

Habitat of Siamese Crocodile in Khao Yai National Park

Siamese Crocodile  Crocodylus siamensis

Siamese Crocodile at the Chiang Mai Zoo

Siamese Crocodile  Crocodylus siamensis

Siamese Crocodiles in the water at the Chiang Mai Zoo

Siamese Crocodile  Crocodylus siamensis Bangkok Zoo Bernard DUPONT

Siamese Crocodile at the Bangkok Zoo (photo courtesy of Bernard Dupont)

English name: Siamese Crocodile
Scientific name: Crocodylus siamensis
Thai name: Chorake Nam Choet

note: The Siamese Crocodile is not found in Bangkok, except for hybrids which are seen in crocodile farms and at the Bangkok Zoo. It is a critically endangered species and only a few tiny wild populations of the crocodile can be found in the forests of Thailand.

 

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