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Punjab at Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)

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Male ♂ Asian elephant Punjab at Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)

Elephant Ida and new born Punjab. Photo © Nai Somchai Madee, Ban Ta Klang,Surin.
† Punjab
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant
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Dead date: 2003-10-06
Death reason: disease: salmonella infection
Location:Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)
ArrivedCopenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have) 2001-12-02
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Born:2001-12-02 captive-born in
Copenhagen Zoo (Zoologisk Have)
Parents: Chieng Mai x Ida
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(M) Chang
  5. 1983-03-18 -- † 1990-09-07 (M) Haakon
  6. 1986-01-22 -- † 2003-09-21 (F) Coco
  7. 1991-10-28 -- † 1991-10-28 (F) noname
  8. 1996-03-15 -- † 2006-02-09 (M) Santosh
  9. 1997-02-17 -- † 1997-06-19 (M) Hannibal
  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 Ida:
  1. 1981-11-10(M) Chang
  2. 1991-10-28 -- † 1991-10-28 (F) noname
  3. 1996-03-15 -- † 2006-02-09 (M) Santosh
  4. 2006-03-20(M) Gandhi
Document updated2009-03-07: death reason
2011-11-30: picture
2011-11-30: pictures of birth
Punjab probably died from salmonellosis.





Pictures from his birth, with Ida and elephant keeper Claus Pedersen. (Photo © Nai Somchai Madee, Ban Ta Klang,Surin.)

Sources, among others

  • Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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