Mae Boonsin an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Elephant Special Tours

Mae Boonsin
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 20 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Elephant Special Tours
ArrivalElephant Special Tours
from Karen unspecified hilltribe family
Born:* 2000 unknown
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2019-10-07 Phu Henry
Document updated2018-05-11: new record
2020-09-18: birth year

Mae is a prefix name, used in Burma, Laos and Thailand for female elephants, often for females who had babies. (Mae means mother)

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Koehl, D., (2020). Mae Boonsin, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Elephant Special Tours in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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