Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Plai Jok at Mae Wang Elephant Camp


♂ Plai Jok

Identification


Description

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

1. Born 2010-02-15
(dead † 2017-04-22)
Chang Jiew (Dante)

2. Born 2010-08-25Pang Chompoo
Locations
Present / last location:Mae Wang Elephant Camp, in Thailand

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Mae Wang Elephant Camp

Document updated2010-08-25
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Description

Location


Plai Jok is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Mae Wang Elephant Camp, in Thailand.

Jok arrived Mae Wang Elephant Camp unknown date,

In Mae Wang Elephant Camp, Plai Jok lives together with 13 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bee-Bee (Baby BB) born 2003-08-23
  2. ,
  3. Pang Chompoo born 2010-08-25
  4. ,
  5. Pang Jokia
  6. ,
  7. Somjai
  8. ,
  9. unknown
  10. ,
  11. unknown
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  24. ,
  25. unknown
  26. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 2 babies

  1. (M) 2010-02-15 -- † 2017-04-22 Chang Jiew (Dante)
  2. (F) 2010-08-25 Pang Chompoo

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 Jok was born unknown .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Plai Jok, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Mae Wang Elephant Camp in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5954. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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