Priya an Asian elephant at St Louis Zoo


♀ Priya

Identification

SSP nr749

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 8 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2013-04-26 captive-born
Birth place: in St Louis Zoo
Birth weight 114.09 kgs, 251.00 lbs

Parents: Raja x ♀ Ellie
Locations
Present / last location:St Louis Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
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2013-04-26St Louis Zoo

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Priya is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at St Louis Zoo, in United States.

Priya arrived St Louis Zoo 2013-04-26,

In St Louis Zoo, Priya lives together with 8 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Donna born 1971
  2. ,
  3. Ellie born 1971
  4. ,
  5. Jade born 2007-02-25
  6. ,
  7. Maliha born 2006-08-02
  8. ,
  9. Pearl born 1971
  10. ,
  11. Raja born 1992-12-27
  12. ,
  13. Rani born 1996-07-05
  14. ,
  15. Sri born 1980
  16. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Priya was born captive-born 2013-04-26 at St Louis Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Priya are: ♂ Raja (father) and ♀ Ellie (mother).


Siblings through the father Raja:

  1. 2005-11-19 -- † 2005-11-19 (F) stillborn fetus still in utero
  2. 2006-08-02(F) Maliha
  3. 2007-02-25(F) Jade
  4. 2010-07-08 -- † 2010-07-08 (F) miscarriage
  5. 2011-06-24 -- † 2018-02-24 (F) Kenzi
  6. 2020-07-06 -- † 2020-08-02 (M) Avi

Siblings through the mother Ellie:

  1. 1996-07-05(F) Rani
  2. 2006-08-02(F) Maliha
  3. 2010-07-08 - † 2010-07-08 (F) miscarriage

Pedigree


Priyas pedigree:
P I II III

Priya

Sire:
Raja

Sire:
Onyx (Big Mac)
Sire:
Dame:
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Pearl
Sire:
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Dame:
Ellie

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2013-04-26: a female Asian elephant was born to 42-year-old Ellie and 20-year-old Raja around 11 p.m. on Friday, April 26.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Priya, an Asian elephant at St Louis Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=13411. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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