Surin at Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Surin at Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)

Photo: � Jens Madsen, Copenhagen
Surin
ID Number:EEP Number: 9817 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 20 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)
ArrivedCopenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have) 2001-11-27
from Somroj Khukitikasem
Somroj Khukitikasem
from Ban Ta Klang unspecified owner
Born:1998 unknown Thailand
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 2013-08-26 -- † 2013-08-26 stillborn, EEP nr: 201312
  2. (M) 2015-09-04 -- † 2015-09-04 stillborn, EEP nr: 201500
Document updated2011-11-25:�prev loc
2011-11-28:�prev loc, BTK
2011-11-30:�picture
2012-01-30:�pregnant
2013-11-03: not pregnant
Surin was a gift to the people of Denmark from the king of Thailand.


On this picture is most probably Surin, when on show at Elephant study center in Ban Ta Klang, Surin, Thailand. Photo: Photo � Nai Somchai Madee, Ban Ta Klang,Surin.

Sources, among others

  • http://dancham.or.th/images/upload/images/TradeNews/2002/TDTN_2002_January.pdf

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