Plai Udom at Thai National Elephant Institute (Thai Elephant Conservation Center, TECC)

† Plai Udom
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 8 years
Dead date: 2016-10-02
Death reason: accident: car-crash
Location:Thai National Elephant Institute (Thai Elephant Conservation Center, TECC)
ArrivedThai National Elephant Institute (Thai Elephant Conservation Center, TECC) 2012-08-01
from Sublanka Wildlife Sanctuary
Sublanka Wildlife Sanctuary 2012-05-28
from
Born:2008

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.


Records about Plai Udom was updated
2016-10-03: death

Sources, among others

  • http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1099888/elephant-killed-driver-badly-hurt-in-bus-crash
  • http://elephantreintroduction.blogspot.se/2012/08/blog-post.html
  • http://elephantreintroduction.blogspot.se/2012/05/khun-udom-donates-3-elephants.html

Internal relevant links

Sharing




Locations of visitors to this page
54.158.173.184Home - Start Guestbook Recent changes-updates Glossary - Encyclopedia Frequently asked questions Elephant Facts & Trivia Evolution of elephants Extinct Proboscidea Living Elephant Species Elephant anatomy Elephant diseases Man and elephants Elephant care Elephant footcare Elephant training Elephant breeding Elephant database Location database Virtual elephant Shiva Elephant organizations Elephant literature Elephant films & videos Elephant posters & pics Website elephant.se Elephant consultant Webring memberships Webmaster & Contact Selected links Elephant News
Book Americas elephants by Bob Cline

More info?

happy christmas
Absolut Elephant

wish You a
Merry Christmas
and a
Happy New Year!