Assam at Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Assam at Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin)

Assam
ID Number:EEP Number: 201204 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 6 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin)
ArrivedAntwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin) 2017-08-10
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) 2012-04-13
from
Born:2012-04-13 captive-born in
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 90.00 kgs, 198.00 lbs
Parents: Hussein x Lai Sinh
Siblings through the father Hussein:
  1. 1992-03-23(F) Ratna
  2. 1995-12-25 -- † 2000-12-30 (M) Tharun
  3. 1996-01-09 -- † 1996-01-09 (M) stillborn
  4. 1996-06-04(F) Corny
  5. 1996-07-01(F) Indra (Salvana)
  6. 1996-10-17 -- † 1996-10-17 (M) stillborn
  7. 1999-11-27(F) Sandry
  8. 2001-11-09 -- † 2001-11-09 (M) noname
  9. 2003-05-14(F) Kandy
  10. 2003-06-22 -- † 2003-06-22 (M) stillborn
  11. 2004-11-26(M) Thai
  12. 2007-04-11(F) Shila
  13. 2008-11-21(M) Shah Rukh
  14. 2009-07-03(F) Rani
Siblings through the mother Lai Sinh:
  1. 2003-06-22 -- † 2003-06-22 (M) stillborn
  2. 2007-04-11(F) Shila
Assams pedigree:
P I II III

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Lai Sinh

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Document updated2012-04-15: birth-weight
2012-04-29: name
2016-01-04: eep nr
2018-03-10: transfer to Antwerpen

Sources, among others

  • http://www.hagenbeck.de/nc/tierpark/aktuell/news/news/hurra-es-ist-ein-junge.html
  • http://www.bild.de/regional/hamburg/hamburg-aktuell/elefanten-baby-in-hagenbeck-23628738.bild.html
  • https://www.demorgen.be/reizen/zoo-antwerpen-verwelkomt-nieuwe-olifantenpuber-assam-ba23a697/103mwK/

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