Nyah at Indianapolis Zoo

Nyah
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 6 years old
Body weight: 110.91 kg, 244.00 lbs
Management:unknown
Location:Indianapolis Zoo
ArrivedIndianapolis Zoo 2012-06-28
Born:2012-06-28 captive-born through
artificial insemination in
Indianapolis Zoo
Parents: Jack (Jackson) x Ivory
Siblings through the father Jack (Jackson):
  1. 1998-04-22 -- † 1998-04-22 (M) stillborn
  2. 1999-09-12(F) Victoria
  3. 2000-09-19(M) Callee
  4. 2004-07-06(F) Kianga
  5. 2005-12-19(F) Nidirah (Nadirah)
  6. 2007-03-18 -- † 2010-05-12 (M) Scotty
  7. 2008-06-28(M) Tsavo
  8. 2008-07-09(F) Angelina
  9. 2008-07-25(F) Zuri
  10. 2008-10-28 -- † 2008-10-28 () fetal death
  11. 2009-07-06 -- † 2009-07-07 (F) Lil Girl
  12. 2009-08-10(F) Zuri
  13. 2010-02-24 -- † 2010-02-24 () stillborn
  14. 2011-06-03(M) Lucas
  15. 2011-07-20(F) Kalina
  16. 2017-05-31 -- † 2017-08-30 () unknown
Siblings through the mother Ivory:
  1. 2000-08-04(M) Ajani
  2. 2006-08-31(F) Zahara
Nyahs pedigree:
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Document updated2012-07-01: new elephant
2012-07-22: name
2012-09-24: film
2013-08-13: father
Nyah means "purpose" in Swahili.


Sources, among others

  • http://www.greenfieldreporter.com/view/story/cfa6c561b477444d89d94d29dc9ee1c8/IN--Indianapolis-Zoo-Baby-Elephant

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