Plai Kiri an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Plai Kiri  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1, unknown age
Origin
Born:* 2000-04-05 captive-born
Birth place: in Berlin Zoo

Parents: Kiba x ♀ Pang Pha
Death
Dead date: 2000-12-28
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A)
Locations
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2000-04-05Berlin Zoo

Document updated2011-06-05: corr. sex
2018-12-07: herpes species EEHV1A
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Description

† Plai Kiri is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Berlin Zoo, in Germany, of disease in 2000-12-28. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A). (see detailed list).

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 Kiri was born captive-born 2000-04-05 at Berlin Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Plai Kiri are: ♂ Kiba (father) and ♀ Pang Pha (mother).


Siblings through the father Kiba:

  1. 1997-04-26 -- † 1997-04-26 (M) stillborn

Siblings through the mother Pang Pha:

  1. 2005-06-15 - † 2011-04-05 (F) Shaina Pali
  2. 2009-03-15 - † 2011-05-27 (F) Ko Raya
  3. 2012-08-12(F) Anchali

Pedigree


Kiris pedigree:
P I II III

Kiri

Sire:
Kiba

Sire:
Thai (Thailand)
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Methai (Me Thai)
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Pang Pha

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Plai Kiri, an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=496. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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