Plai Boonruang (Boon Rueng) at Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)

Male Asian elephant Boonruang (Boon Rueng) at Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)

Plai Boonruang (Boon Rueng)
ID Number:Local id Number: 54 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 7 years
Management:unknown
Location:Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
ArrivedAyutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat) 2011-10-29
Born:2011-10-29 captive-born in
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
Parents: Plai Wang x Nongair (Nongae)
Siblings through the father Plai Wang:
  1. 2005-01-20 -- † 2005-01-20 (M) stillborn
  2. 2006-03-13(M) Wanchang
  3. 2006-09-29(F) Muenlan
  4. 2007-04-09(F) Soilaya
  5. 2007-04-28(F) Aigo
  6. 2007-04-30(M) Khunpaan
  7. 2008-01-21(F) Pang Soiselee
  8. 2008-05-26(M) Paya Phet
  9. 2010-08-24(M) Plai Khunchon
Siblings through the mother Nongair (Nongae):
  1. 2004-03-03(F) Ganigah
  2. 2007-10-29(F) Pang Chabagaeow
Boonruang (Boon Rueng)s pedigree:
P I II III

Boonruang (Boon Rueng)

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Plai Wang

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Nongair (Nongae)

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Document updated2011-11-04: name
2011-11-29: corr name
2012-01-17: local id
2012-02-10: father

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.

The second elephant born in Ayutthaya on 29 10 2011 to Nong Ar is called Boon Luang, not Soisoree who is a 3 year old female who is grouped with Nong Ar and Boon Luang.Millie

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