Plai Bird
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens in Thailand

♂ Plai Bird



Identification

Local id Number 24

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 47 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1976 unknown
Birth place: in Asia unspecified location
Offspring
Total: 11 babies

1. Born 1995?Plai Ning Nong

2. Born 2001-01-26 Pang Troot-Jeen

3. Born 2003-04-05Plai Sao-har

4. Born 2003-05-10 unknown

5. Born 2004-03-00 unknown

6. Born 2009-09-04 unknown

7. Born 2010-02-14 Pornchai

8. Born 2011-12-09 Santisuk

9. Born 2012-05-01 Unnamed

10. Born 2017-05-21Plai Nammon

11. Born 2021-05-00 Pempoon
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens, in Thailand

Date of arrival

Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens
Record history
History of updates2011-04-09: alt name
2011-04-10: doublette?
2011-04-22: not doublette
2022-09-12: picture
2022-09-12: Born in Asia

Latest document update2022-09-12 09:35:39
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Biography

Location


Plai Bird is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens, in Thailand.

Bird arrived to the Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens unknown date, relocated from the , in .

Bird lives together with 51 other elephants at the Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens:
  1. 12. ♂ Baicha born 2021-07-07
  2. 13. ♀ Baitoey born 2002?
  3. 14. ♀ Pang Boonrod
  4. 15. ♂ Plai Bua Jay born 2022-09-29
  5. 16. ♀ Busarakham
  6. 17. ♀ Clear Sky born 2016
  7. 18. ♀ Pang Duen Pen
  8. 19. ♀ Jing Jo born 1985
  9. 20. ♀ Kaimuk born 2020-05-13
  10. 21. ♂ Plai Mai Muang born 2001
  11. 22. ♀ Pang Manoch born 2022-09-08
  12. 23. ♀ Morakot
  13. 24. ♂ Plai Muk born 2003
  14. 25. ⚪ Mukda born 2014
  15. 26. ♂ Nam Phu born 2019-11-02
  16. 27. ♂ Plai Nammon born 2017-05-21
  17. 28. ♀ Phang Napthong born 2017-04-10
  18. 29. ♂ Plai Ning Nong born 1995?
  19. 30. ♀ Pang Nong Porn born 1997
  20. 31. ♀ Nongnong born 1993
  21. 32. ♀ Opal born 2020-10-19
  22. 33. ♂ Paetai born 2018
  23. 34. ♀ Pailin born 2001
  24. 35. ♀ Pang Dorami
  25. 36. ♀ Pang Jenni born 1980
  26. 37. ♀ Pang Troot-Jeen born 2001-01-26
  27. 38. ♀ Pang Ubol born 1976
  28. 39. ♀ Pang Wassana
  29. 40. ♂ Pempoon born 2021-05-00
  30. 41. ♀ Phang Sombat born 1993
  31. 42. ♂ Philin Helụuxngire born 2018-01-02
  32. 43. ♀ Pang Ploy born 2001
  33. 44. ♂ Pornchai born 2010-02-14
  34. 45. ⚪ Santisuk born 2011-12-09
  35. 46. ♂ Plai Sao-har born 2003-04-05
  36. 47. ♀ Sarai born 2000?
  37. 48. ♀ Thongkam
  38. 49. ♀ Pang Took Jai born 2016-11-08
  39. 50. ♀ Tubtim born 2011
  40. 51. ⚪ unknown born 2014-03-13
  41. 52. ⚪ unknown born 2014-03-13
  42. 53. ⚪ unknown born 2012-02-24
  43. 54. ♀ unknown born 2004-03-00
  44. 55. ♂ unknown born 2003-05-10
  45. 56. ♀ unknown born 2009-09-04
  46. 57. ⚪ unknown born 2017-09-27
  47. 58. ♂ Unnamed born 2012-05-01
  48. 59. ♂ Unnamed born 2014-01-06
  49. 60. ♀ Wanpheng (วันเพ็ญ) born 1990
  50. 61. ♀ Wanvisa born 2010-05-28
  51. 62. ♀ Pang Wara Pim born 2022-09-08

detailed list with arrival dates etc.

Offspring


Total: 11 babies

  1. (M) 1995? Plai Ning Nong
  2. (F) 2001-01-26 Pang Troot-Jeen
  3. (M) 2003-04-05 Plai Sao-har
  4. (M) 2003-05-10 unknown
  5. (F) 2004-03-00 unknown
  6. (F) 2009-09-04 unknown
  7. (M) 2010-02-14 Pornchai
  8. () 2011-12-09 Santisuk
  9. (M) 2012-05-01 Unnamed
  10. (M) 2017-05-21 Plai Nammon
  11. (M) 2021-05-00 Pempoon

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 Bird was born unknown 1976 at Asia unspecified location.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Plai Bird, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 February 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4994. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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