Elephant captive breeding in Australasian Region

There are several elephants which are not listed with a ASMP number. The first elephant in Australia was Tommy and a female with unknown name, imported 1851 from Dacca, India.

The breeding of elephants in Australasian Region is supervised by the Australasian Species Management Program (ASMP) and care and management by Guidelines for Management of Elephants in Australasian Zoos. Both are within the (ARAZPA).

The import of elephants from Thailand in 2006 has so far resulted in 5 succesful births of Asian elephants, the first one was the male elephant Luk Chai born 2009, the second the female elephant Mali, born 2010, and the third was the male elephant Pathi Harn, born 2010.

The recently born elephants, without valid ASPM number, are listed at the bottom of this list.

There are 77 captive-born and wild-born elephants
included in Australasian Region within this database


You can filter the result here: Present selection: Sex:, Species: , Status: , Birth:

Name
ASMP Nr
Species
Sex
Birth Status Parents Location
Arrival
† 1
Rani (Rhanee, Ranee)
EM
F
wild
1881
dead
1903-12-15
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
1883-03-00
† 2
Miss Siam
EM
F
wild
1881
dead
1904-05-07
x Adelaide Zoo
1884-01-01
† 3
Jumbo
EM
M
unknown
1875
dead
1896-06-15
x Sydney Zoo (Moore Park)
1883-08-15
† 4
Jessie
EM
F
unknown
1875
dead
1939-09-26
x Taronga Zoo
1916-00-00
† 5
Queenie
EM
F
wild
1900
dead
1945-06-22
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
1902-03-03
† 6
Mary Ann
EM
F
wild
dead
1934-01-20
x Adelaide Zoo
1904-11-27
† 7
Dundry (Jumbo?)
EM
M
wild
dead
1923-05-14
x Taronga Zoo
1918-00-00
† 7+
Sanook
EM
M
captive-born
2013-01-17
dead
2013-12-03
Bong Su x Num-Oi Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
2013-01-17
† 8
Chinni
EM
F
unknown
1917
dead
1922-05-22
x Taronga Zoo
1922-05-15
† 9
Jane
EM
F
unknown
1917
dead
x Unknown
1922-12-22
† 10
Jenny
EM
F
unknown
1917
dead
1922-05-22
x Taronga Zoo
1922-05-15
† 11
Marijon
EM
F

1917
dead
x Unknown
1935-06-07
† 12
Jumbaroo
EM
M
unknown
1907
dead
x Unknown
1922-05-30
† 13
Jamuna
EM
F
wild
1917
dead
1965-09-02
x Auckland Zoo
1923-06-07
† 14
Ranee
EM
F
unknown
1903
dead
1961-12-24
x Perth Zoo
1923-00-00
† 15
Nellie (Nellikutha)
EM
F
wild
dead
1944-08-15
x Wellington Zoo
1927-01-00
† 16
Shusheela
EM
F
unknown
1928
dead
x Perth Zoo
1936-05-12
† 17
Chandra
EM
F
unknown
1926
dead
x Unknown
1931-12-00
† 18
Lilian
EM
F
wild
1930
dead
1956-05-03
x Adelaide Zoo
1934-05-12
† 19
Jill
EM
F
unknown
1913
dead
1977-02-28
x Taronga Zoo
1935-11-25
† 20
Rajah
EM
M
unknown
1917
dead
1936-03-09
x Auckland Zoo
1930-06-00
† 21
Sarina
EM
F
wild
1933
dead
1971-06-06
x Taronga Zoo
1938-12-04
† 22
Ranee I
EM
F
unknown
1909
dead
1971-07-06
x Taronga Zoo
1938-11-08
† 23
Peggy
EM
F
wild
1931
dead
1988-10-30
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
1939-01-01
† 24
Betty
EM
F
wild
1931
dead
1973-09-25
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
1939-01-01
† 25
unknown
EM
F
unknown
dead
1956-07-04
x Taronga Zoo
1947-04-22
† 26
Nellie
EM
F
unknown
dead
1949-05-21
x Taronga Zoo
1948-08-16
† 27
Maharanee
EM
F
wild
1942
dead
1961-01-01
x Wellington Zoo
1949-01-01
† 28
Gandhi
EM
M
wild
1912
dead
1968-04-19
x Taronga Zoo
1950-05-15
† 29
Kassala
EM
F
wild
1945
dead
x Bullens Circus
1957-12-30
† 30
Alice
EM
F
unknown
1891?
dead
1956-07-04
x Wirth Circus
1952-12-01
† 31
unknown
EM
F

dead
x Wirth Circus
1953-04-01
† 32
Kamala
EM
F
wild
1931
dead
1983-06-13
x Wellington Zoo
1953-07-06
† 33
Samorn
EM
F
wild
1950
dead
1994-10-10
x Monarto Zoological Park
1991-11-17
† 34
Cauveri
EM
F
unknown
1955
dead
1958-11-16
x Taronga Zoo
1958-09-04
† 35
Malini
EM
F
wild
1953
dead
1971-02-27
x Auckland Zoo
1961-08-04
† 36
Ranee
EM
F
wild
1955
dead
1998-11-29
x Taronga Zoo
1962-11-01
† 37
Helene
EM
F
wild
1958
dead
x Ridgeways circus
1968-10-23
38
Gigi
EM
F
wild
1958
PC
x Western Plains Zoo
2008-01-14
† 39
Gilda
EM
F
wild
1948
dead
x Ashtons Circus
1968-11-13
† 40
Joan
EM
F
wild
1958
dead
1976-07-10
x Taronga Zoo
1962-11-01
† 41
Heeman (Heman)
EM
M
wild
1956
dead
2006-12-28
x Western Plains Zoo
2005-11-05
† 42
Betty
EM
F
unknown
dead
1963-05-28
x Taronga Zoo
1963-05-14
43
Tricia
EM
F
wild
1957
FC
x Perth Zoo
1963-01-23
† 44
Tanya (Tania)
EM
F
wild
1957
dead
2003
x Ashtons Circus
1971-07-01
† 45
Tara
EM
F
unknown
1958
dead
1987-10-00
x Sole Brothers Circus
1965-12-24
† 46
Ma Schwe (Mashwe)
EM
F
wild
1964
dead
1982-08-02
x Auckland Zoo
1968-10-30
† 47
Sheba (Nirvana)
EM
F
wild
1967
dead
x Ridgeways circus
1973-08-00
48
Bong Su
EM
M
wild
1974-08-03
PC
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
1977-02-01
49
Mek Kapah
EM
F
wild
1973
FC
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
1978-05-11
† 50
Kashin
EM
F
unknown
1968-12-10
dead
2009-08-24
x Auckland Zoo
1972-00-00
51
Burma
EM
F
unknown
1982
FC
x Auckland Zoo
1990-05-18
52
Burma (Birma)
EM
F
wild
1959?
FC
x Western Plains Zoo
2005-05-18
53
Putra Mas
EM
M
wild
1989
PC
x Perth Zoo
1992-12-15
† 54
Chepam (Teduh)
EM
F
wild
1990
dead
2007-05-00
x Perth Zoo
1992-12-15
55
Permai
EM
F
wild
1989
FC
x Perth Zoo
1992-12-15
56
Num-Oi
EM
F
captive-born
2001
FC
Num Sek x Lampoon Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
2006-11-06
57
Kulab
EM
F
captive-born
2000
FC
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
2006-11-06
58
Chaba (Dokkoon)
EM
F
captive-born
1993
FC
x Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
2006-11-06
59
Gung
EM
M
unknown
2000
FC
x Taronga Zoo
2006-11-05
60
Thong Dee
EM
F
unknown
2000
FC
x Western Plains Zoo
2015-04-30
61
Tang Mo
EM
F
unknown
1999
FC
x Taronga Zoo
2006-11-02
62
Pak Boon
EM
F
unknown
1992
FC
x Taronga Zoo
2006-11-02
63
Porntip
EM
F
unknown
1992
FC
x Western Plains Zoo
2015-04-24
† 64
Bimbo
EM
F
wild
1959
dead
2013-09-00
x Australia Zoo
2003-00-00
† 65
Siam
EM
F
wild
1957
dead
2013-02-00
x Australia Zoo
2003-00-00
66
Sabu
EM
F
wild
1958
FC
x Bullens Animal World
2013-10-00
† 67
Arna (Arnah)
EM
F
wild
1958
dead
2012-09-14
x Western Plains Zoo
2008-01-14
† 68
Bambi
EM
F
wild
1960
dead
1996-07-00
x Stardust Circus
1993-05-00
69
Luk Chai
EM
M
captive-born
2009-07-04
FC
Gung x Thong Dee Western Plains Zoo
2015-04-30
70
Mali
EM
F
captive-born
2010-01-16
FC
Bong Su x Chaba (Dokkoon) Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
2010-01-15
71
Pathi Harn
EM
M
captive-born
2010-03-10
FC
Bong Su x Porntip Western Plains Zoo
2015-04-24
72
Ongard
EM
M
captive-born
2010-09-10
FC
Bong Su x Kulab Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
2010-09-10
73
Tukta
EM
F
captive-born
2010-11-02
FC
Gung x Pak Boon Taronga Zoo
2010-11-02
74? (unconfirmed)
Anjalee (Anjali)
EM
F
captive-born
2006-08-23
FC
Jayathu x Mayuri Auckland Zoo
2015-06-21
† 75? (unconfirmed)
Willow
EM
F
captive-born
2016-06-15
dead
2016-08-02
Putra Mas x Num-Oi Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
2016-06-15
76? (unconfirmed)
Sabai
EM
M
captive-born
2016-11-02
unknown
Gung x Thong Dee Western Plains Zoo
2016-11-02


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