Plai Cochalat at Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)

Male Asian elephant Cochalat at Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)

† Plai Cochalat
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male, unknown years
Dead date: 2016-08-16
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
ArrivedAyutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
Born: unknown in
unknown
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 3 babies

  1. (M) 2003-08-30 -- † 2003-08-30 stillborn
  2. (F) 2004-07-31 Pansa
  3. (F) 2005-09-06 Narachol
Document updated2011-04-18:�
2016-08-16: death

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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  • Ewa Narkiewicz

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