Coco an Asian elephant at Copenhagen Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Coco  

Identification

EEP nr8603

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 17 years old
Origin
Born:* 1986-01-22 captive-born
Birth place: in Copenhagen Zoo

Parents: Chieng Mai x ♀ Buag Hah (Pang Yang)
Death
Dead date: 2003-09-21
Death reason: disease: sepsis, infection, stomach problems
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1997-02-17
(dead † 1997-06-19)
Hannibal
Locations
Present / last location:Copenhagen Zoo, in Denmark

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1986-01-21Copenhagen Zoo

Document updated2009-01-26: Text
2009-03-07: death reason
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Description

† Coco is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Copenhagen Zoo, in Denmark, of disease in 2003-09-21. Official death reason described as sepsis, infection, stomach problems. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1997-02-17 -- † 1997-06-19 Hannibal

Origin


Coco was born captive-born 1986-01-22 at Copenhagen Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Coco are: ♂ Chieng Mai (father) and ♀ Buag Hah (Pang Yang) (mother).


Siblings through the father Chieng Mai:

  1. 1970-09-18(F) Irma
  2. 1975-12-15(F) Schottzie
  3. 1980-03-31 -- † 1984-09-08 (F) Maia
  4. 1981-11-10 -- † 2020-07-24 (M) Chang
  5. 1983-03-18 -- † 1990-09-07 (M) Haakon
  6. 1991-10-28 -- † 1991-10-28 (F) noname
  7. 1996-03-15 -- † 2006-02-09 (M) Santosh
  8. 1997-02-17 -- † 1997-06-19 (M) Hannibal
  9. 2001-12-02 -- † 2003-10-06 (M) Punjab
  10. 2006-03-20(M) Gandhi
  11. 2013-02-25 -- † 2014-11-24 (M) Khao Sok
  12. 2013-08-26 -- † 2013-08-26 (F) stillborn
  13. 2015-09-04 -- † 2015-09-04 (M) stillborn
  14. 2017-05-17(M) Sak

Siblings through the mother Buag Hah (Pang Yang):

  1. 1970-09-18(F) Irma
  2. 1975-12-15(F) Schottzie
  3. 1980-03-31 - † 1984-09-08 (F) Maia
  4. 1983-03-18 - † 1990-09-07 (M) Haakon

Pedigree


Cocos pedigree:
P I II III

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Buag Hah (Pang Yang)

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Comments / pictures

Coco was nine when she was bred by her father, resulting in the birth of Hannibal.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Coco, an Asian elephant at Copenhagen Zoo in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 15 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=141. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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