Songkran an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Kanchanaburi Elephants World

Female ♀ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Songkran at Kanchanaburi Elephants World

☨ Songkran
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ about 2015 years old (approximate age)
Dead date: 2015-02-27,
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Kanchanaburi Elephants World
ArrivalKanchanaburi Elephants World 2009-00-00
Born:* ~1939
Document updated2018-05-24:
Songran’s life was difficult, she trekked with tourists in Phuket and the Pang-nga province until she reached 70 years old. She became unnaturally thin and could no longer work so was donated to Elephant’s World.

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Koehl, D., (2020). Songkran, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Kanchanaburi Elephants World in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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