Plai Krung Thep at Surin unspecified Elephant Camp

Plai Krung Thep
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 0 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Surin unspecified Elephant Camp
ArrivedSurin unspecified Elephant Camp 2018-06-29
Born:2018-06-29 captive-born in
Surin unspecified Elephant Camp
Parents: Numsurin x Wanida
Krung Theps pedigree:
P I II III

Krung Thep

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Numsurin

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Ngoen
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Si Nuan
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Wanida

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Document updated2018-06-29: new record

Plai is a prefix name, orginally a Mon word, meaning youthful male or a strong man, today used in Thailand for male elephants with tusks.

On 29 June 2018, at 9.49am, a baby boy was born to Pang Wanida of Surin, fathered by Plai Numsurin. The new baby was named Plai Krung Thep, which means 'Bangkok'

Sources, among others

  • Lalipa Nilubol, Thailand
  • Suchet Salangam, Thailand

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