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Plai Wanchang at Unknown

Plai Wanchang
ID Number:Local id Number: 23 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 12 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Unknown
ArrivedUnknown
from Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal 2006-03-13
from
Born:2006-03-13 captive-born in
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
Parents: Plai Wang x Wandek
Siblings through the father Plai Wang:
  1. 2005-01-20 -- † 2005-01-20 (M) stillborn
  2. 2006-09-29(F) Muenlan
  3. 2007-04-09(F) Soilaya
  4. 2007-04-28(F) Aigo
  5. 2007-04-30(M) Khumpaan
  6. 2008-01-21(F) Soiselee
  7. 2008-05-26(M) Paya Phet
  8. 2010-08-24(M) Plai Khunchon
  9. 2011-10-29(M) Boon Rueng
Siblings through the mother Wandek:
  1. 2003-01-06(M) Buegpha
  2. 2010-03-29(F) Pang La Awn
  3. 2014-11-27(M) Bua Sawan
Wanchangs pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2011-04-20: new record
2018-10-13: local id nr

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.


Sources, among others

  • Ewa Narkiewicz
  • http://elephantstay.com/births-2006/

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