Mangrove forest in sandstone mountain which found a little bit of important plants
because this area is very far from the main land. The five types of important plants
here are Rhizophora apiculata, Sonneratia ovata, Aegialites rotundifolia, Xylocarpus
granatum and Melaleuca leucadendron. In addition, samed would be found in the area
adjacent to land forest which has the lower salt level.
Land Forest, Defined as the evergreen forest which is rainforest and classified as
Land forest on the limestone mountain which could be found throughout the national
park, there are two types : the first is the forest on the plain land and the forest
on the area so called Karst which is a valley area. They consist of the important
plants such as Aporosa aurea, Hopea ferrea Heim. and Cassia alata Linn. Also, there
are many important low level plants such as Fishtail palm. The second is the forest
on the moisture high area on a limestone mountain which consists of small and short
plants such as Hopea ferrea Heim., Water wisteria, etc.
Land forest on the cell quartzite rock mountain which found a lot of plants growing
in the foot of mountain with very high moisture, we can find yang na woods scattering
throughout this area and also find other important plants such as Schima wallichii
(DC.) Korth., Bruguira gymnorrhiza, Carallia brachiata (Lour.) Merr., etc. while
the low level plants found here are Bambusa arundinacea Wild, Glass, etc.
Land forest on a sandstone would be found on the slope area which has a lot of tree
and not too high. There is a little bit of the low level plants here, most of them
are grasses because of infertile soil. The important plants are Bruguira gymnorrhiza,
Aquatic Plant Society
Could be classified as Padina, red alge, Halimida and including a lot of sea grass
and plant planton.
Wild Animals, From survey could be classified as follows :
Mammal animals, from survey could be found up to 27 types such as Macaca irus, Semnopithecus
obscurus, Hylobates lar, etc. In addition, also found the important aquatic mammal
animals such as Infonesian white dolphin, Malayan dolphin, Finless porpoise.
Birds have been found totally 120 types, the important ones are Little heron, Pacific
reef-egret, Little egret, etc.
Reptiles have been found totally 26 types such as Siamese box terrapin, Pseudoxenodon
macrops (Blyth), etc.
Amphibians have been found four types such as Rana cancrivora, R. limnocharis, Rhaco
Fishes consists of squat-headed hammer head shark sphyrna tudes, freshwater ater
stingray dasyatis bleekeri, Moray eel, Puffer fish and many kinds of fish which live
in the coral such as Butterfly fish and the economical valued fishes such as short-bodied
Phang Nga Bay or Ao Phang Nga National Park, Thailand