Plai Yuni (John) an Asian elephant at Pau Salangam

Male ♂ Asian  Yuni (John) at Pau Salangam

Plai Yuni (John)
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Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 38 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Pau Salangam
ArrivalPau Salangam
Born:* 1982 unknown
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 1983 Pang Bua Thong (Buathong)
Document updated2011-12-07: 

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.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Plai Yuni (John), an Asian at Pau Salangam in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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