Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Plai Mai Muang at Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens


♂ Plai Mai Muang

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 20 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2001
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2016-11-08Pang Took Jai

2. Born 2021-07-07 Baicha
Locations
Present / last location:Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens, in Thailand

Date of Arrival
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Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens

Document updated2016-11-09:
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Plai Mai Muang is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens, in Thailand.

Mai Muang arrived Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens unknown date,

In Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens, Plai Mai Muang lives together with 38 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Baicha born 2021-07-07
  2. ,
  3. Baitoey born 2002?
  4. ,
  5. Plai Bird born 1976
  6. ,
  7. Busarakham
  8. ,
  9. Clear Sky born 2016
  10. ,
  11. Pang Duen Pen
  12. ,
  13. Jing Jo born 1985
  14. ,
  15. Kaimuk born 2020-05-13
  16. ,
  17. Morakot
  18. ,
  19. Plai Muk born 2003
  20. ,
  21. Mukda born 2014
  22. ,
  23. Plai Nammon born 2017-05-21
  24. ,
  25. Plai Ning Nong born 1995?
  26. ,
  27. Pang Nong Porn born 1997
  28. ,
  29. Nongnong born 1993
  30. ,
  31. Opal born 2020-10-19
  32. ,
  33. Paetai born 2018
  34. ,
  35. Pailin born 2001
  36. ,
  37. Pang Dorami
  38. ,
  39. Pang Jenni born 1980
  40. ,
  41. Pang Troot-Jeen born 2001-01-26
  42. ,
  43. Pang Ubol born 1976
  44. ,
  45. Pang Wassana
  46. ,
  47. Phang Sombat born 1993
  48. ,
  49. Pang Ploy born 2001
  50. ,
  51. Santisuk born 2011-12-09
  52. ,
  53. Plai Sao-har born 2003-04-05
  54. ,
  55. Sarai born 2000?
  56. ,
  57. Thongkam
  58. ,
  59. Pang Took Jai born 2016-11-08
  60. ,
  61. Tubtim born 2011
  62. ,
  63. unknown born 2012-02-24
  64. ,
  65. unknown born 2014-03-00
  66. ,
  67. unknown born 2003-05-10
  68. ,
  69. unknown born 2009-09-04
  70. ,
  71. unknown born 2004-03-00
  72. ,
  73. Unnamed born 2012-05-01
  74. ,
  75. Unnamed born 2014-01-06
  76. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 2 babies

  1. (F) 2016-11-08 Pang Took Jai
  2. (M) 2021-07-07 Baicha

Origin


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.

Plai Mai Muang was born 2001.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Plai Mai Muang, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=16562. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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