† Phu Thep is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center - National Elephant Institute), in Thailand, of disease in 2020-08-30. Official death reason described as liver and kidney failure. (see detailed list).
Phu is a prefix name, probably a Karen word, used in Northern Thailand for male elephants.
Phu Thep was born unknown .
2020-08-31: Phu Thep unfortunately died of liver and kidney failure in the hospital last night. Presumably he ate food contaminated with pesticides, which is why he was brought to the elephant hospital of the Elephant Conservation Center in Lampang late on Thursday evening with the help of the Thai Elephant Alliance.
(The name Thep is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)