MoMo an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)

Female ♀ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) MoMo at Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)

Alternative name:Mo Mo, Moe Moe
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 67 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
ArrivalYangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo) 1961-06-06
from U Khoon Sandah
Born:* 1953 wild
Capture: 1953, Loikaw, Kayah State
Document updated2016-01-08: new record
2018-10-23: turn 65 years
1953: She was captured from the wild and her parents’ identities remain unknown.
1961: Arrived in 1961 from Kayar States. Donated to Yangon Zoo by U Khoon Sandah from Loikaw, Kayah State, on June 6, 1961.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). MoMo, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo) in Myanmar. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 September 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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