Phu Pa an Asian elephant at Kut Chang elephant camp


♂ Phu Pa




Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 36 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1985 captive-born
Birth place:

Parents: x ♀ unknown
Locations
Present / last location:Kut Chang elephant camp, in Thailand

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2008-00-00Kut Chang elephant camp
from Elephant Nature Park (ENP)

Document updated2010-03-14:
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Description

Location


Phu Pa is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Kut Chang elephant camp, in Thailand.

Pa arrived Kut Chang elephant camp 2008-00-00, relocated from Elephant Nature Park (ENP), in Thailand.

In Kut Chang elephant camp, Phu Pa lives as single living elephant at this location (see detailed list).

Origin


Phu is a prefix name, probably a Karen word, used in Northern Thailand for male elephants.

Phu Pa was born captive-born 1985.

Parentage


Parents of Phu Pa are: ♂ (father) and ♀ unknown (mother).


Siblings through the mother unknown:

  1. 1971(M) Phuki (Phu Ki, Pooky, Pooki, (Phu Keab),Tong Kam, Thongkum)

Pedigree


Pas pedigree:
P I II III

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Comments / pictures

younger brother to Pooky. Phu Pa means big mountain or cliff.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Phu Pa, an Asian elephant at Kut Chang elephant camp in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1217. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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