unknown at TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute)

unknown
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Management:Free contact
Location:TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute)
ArrivedTECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute) 2012-00-00
from Pang Chang Sai Yok Elephant Camp
Born:
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2010 Somchok (Johnny)
Document updated2012-11-19: transfered
The DNA results for the baby elephant seized from the Phu Thai Souvenir Market in Chalong proved that it was the offspring of a legally registered mother at a camp in Saiyoke Elephant Park in Kanchanaburi, Col Watcharin Phusit, Superintendent of the Regional Natural Resources and Environment Crime Suppression Division [NREC] confirmed

Sources, among others

  • http://www.phuketgazette.net/phuket_news/2012/Baby-elephant-DNA-results-finally-revealed-19387.html
  • http://www.phuketgazette.net/archives/articles/2012/article12276.html

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