Plai Sommai
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Thailand unspecified location in Thailand

♂ Plai Sommai

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* unknown
Birth place: in unknown
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Thailand unspecified location, in Thailand

Date of arrival

2018-05-19Thailand unspecified location
from FAE Elephant Hospital

FAE Elephant Hospital
from Thailand unspecified location

Record history
History of updates2018-05-29:

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

Location


Plai Sommai is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Thailand unspecified location, in Thailand.

Sommai arrived in 2018-05-19 to the Thailand unspecified location, relocated from the FAE Elephant Hospital, in Thailand.

Sommai lives together with 34 other elephants at the Thailand unspecified location:
  1. 1. ♂ Plai Akom
  2. 2. ♂ Bodo born 2006-03-14
  3. 3. ♀ Pang Boonchu
  4. 4. ♀ Pang Boonthong
  5. 5. ♀ Bovi born 2011-02-06
  6. 6. ♀ Pang Champen
  7. 7. ♀ Pang Chand Pen born >1972?
  8. 8. ♀ Dana born 2006-07-12
  9. 9. ♂ Plai Dollar
  10. 10. ♀ Pang Jenny born 2007?
  11. 11. ♀ Jumpee
  12. 12. ♀ Mae Kamnoi
  13. 13. ♂ Kham Moun born 1997?
  14. 14. ♀ Mae Komu
  15. 15. ♀ Kwanjitr
  16. 16. ♀ Mae Bounga born 1991
  17. 17. ♀ Mohe born 1971
  18. 18. ♀ Pang Mokatae
  19. 19. ⚪ Pang Molopo
  20. 20. ♀ Mae Moon
  21. 21. ♀ Mulee
  22. 22. ♂ Plai Palo-Mae born 2006?
  23. 23. ♀ Pancake born 1980
  24. 24. ♂ Plai Puwin born 2016-03-28
  25. 25. ♂ Plai Rambo born >1978?
  26. 26. ♀ Mae Shampoo
  27. 27. ♀ Soy Thong
  28. 28. ♂ Plai Thong
  29. 29. ♀ Pang Thong Muan born >1975?
  30. 30. ♂ Plai Tong Chai
  31. 31. ⚪ Unnamed born 2012-12-21
  32. 32. ♀ Unnamed born 2016-04-29
  33. 33. ♀ Wongduean
  34. 34. ♀ Pang Yui born 1991


See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


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.

Plai Sommai was born unknown at unknown.


Comments / pictures

2018-05-19: Plai Sommai is discharged this morning.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Plai Sommai, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Thailand unspecified location in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 November 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11721. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Soraida Salwala
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