Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Ging Mai at Elephant Heaven Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)

 ☨ ♂ Ging Mai  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1, unknown age
Born:* 2001 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 2002-11-24
Death reason: killed: cyanide
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Elephant Heaven Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert), in Thailand

Date of arrival

Elephant Heaven Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
Record history
History of updates2011-10-30: death cause
2013-05-13: prev loc.
2013-05-18: corr death location

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Ging Mai is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2002-11-24 at Elephant Heaven Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert), in Thailand, . Official death reason described as cyanide.


Ging Mai was born wild 2001.

Comments / pictures

An intruder sneaked into at the sanctuary during the night and injected him with cyanide.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Ging Mai, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Elephant Heaven Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert) in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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