Tilly an Asian elephant at Houston Zoo


♀ Tilly

Identification

SSP nr00

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 3 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2018-06-17 captive-born
Birth place: in Houston Zoo

Parents: Thai (Thailand) x ♀ Tess
Locations
Present / last location:Houston Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2018-06-17Houston Zoo

Document updated2018-06-19: new record, birth
2018-08-01: corrected father
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Location


Tilly is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Houston Zoo, in United States.

Tilly arrived Houston Zoo 2018-06-17,

In Houston Zoo, Tilly lives together with 11 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Baylor born 2010-05-04
  2. ,
  3. Duncan born 2014-02-08
  4. ,
  5. Joy born 2017-07-12
  6. ,
  7. Methai (Me Thai) born 1969
  8. ,
  9. Nelson born 2020-05-12
  10. ,
  11. Shanti born 1990-10-11
  12. ,
  13. Tess born 1981
  14. ,
  15. Thai (Thailand) born 1965
  16. ,
  17. Tucker born 2005-05-12
  18. ,
  19. Tupelo born 2010-10-03
  20. ,
  21. Winnie born 2021-03-10
  22. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Tilly was born captive-born 2018-06-17 at Houston Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Tilly are: ♂ Thai (Thailand) (father) and ♀ Tess (mother).


Siblings through the father Thai (Thailand):

  1. (F) stillborn
  2. 1983-04-21 -- † 1983-05-17 (F) Shani
  3. 1984-02-01 -- † 1988-08-26 (M) Bopper (Beau Thai)
  4. 1984-12-18 -- † 1984-12-18 (F) stillborn
  5. 1987-12-31 -- † 1998-08-30 (M) Kiba
  6. 1988-12-07 -- † 1991-09-02 (F) Pearl
  7. 1991-07-17 -- † 2004-09-05 (F) Kimba
  8. 1991-10-25 -- † 1991-10-25 (F) stillborn
  9. 1993-07-27 -- † 1993-07-27 () stillborn
  10. 1993-12-29 -- † 2000-01-01 (F) Singgah
  11. 1995-07-28 -- † 1995-07-28 () stillborn
  12. 2003-12-28 -- † 2003-12-29 (F) none
  13. 2004-08-17 -- † 2005-04-15 (F) Bella
  14. 2006-10-01 -- † 2008-11-09 (M) Mac
  15. 2010-05-04(M) Baylor
  16. 2010-10-03(F) Tupelo
  17. 2014-02-08(M) Duncan
  18. 2014-06-30 -- † 2014-06-30 () fetus (twin)
  19. 2014-06-30 -- † 2014-06-30 () fetus (twin)

Siblings through the mother Tess:

  1. 1998-07-30 - † 1999-03-22 (F) Annie
  2. 2005-05-12(M) Tucker
  3. 2010-10-03(F) Tupelo
  4. 2014-06-30 - † 2014-06-30 () fetus (twin)
  5. 2014-06-30 - † 2014-06-30 () fetus (twin)

Pedigree


Tillys pedigree:
P I II III

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Sire:
Thai (Thailand)

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Dame:
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Tess

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Tilly, an Asian elephant at Houston Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11771. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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