Plai Nhing-Nhong at TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Nhing-Nhong at TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute)

Plai Nhing-Nhong
Alternative name:Nhing Nhong
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Dentition:tusker
Management:Free contact
Location:TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute)
ArrivedTECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute)
Born: unknown
Document updated2018-07-02:

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.


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