| Tonkinese are descended from Siamese crossed with Burmese. Tonkinese have nothing to do with the Tonkin region of Asia. Tonkinese were named after Tonkan, a fictional island in the musical, South Pacific, where half-breeds find acceptance.
Myanmar Animal Rescue
Myanmar is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 261,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Myanmar include the Anthony's Pipistrelle, Javan Rhinocerous, Asian Elephant, Banteng, and Blue Whale. Most peopIe in Myanmar speak Burmese. The population of Myanmar is about 47 million.