Willi an Asian elephant at Munster Zoo (Allwetterzoo Munster)

☨ Willi
ID nr:EEP Number: 9901 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ < 1, unknown age
Dead date: 1999-01-12
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Location:Munster Zoo (Allwetterzoo Munster)
ArrivalMunster Zoo (Allwetterzoo Munster) 1999-01-11
Born:* 1999-01-11 captive-born
in Munster Zoo (Allwetterzoo Munster)
Parents: Alexander x Bernhardine (Bernhardini)
Siblings through the father Alexander:
  1. 1994-12-11(F) Piccolo (Piccolina)
  2. 2000-11-28(F) Bangka
  3. 2002-01-20 -- † 2002-12-20 (M) Senang
  4. 2003-05-13(F) Trong Nhi
  5. 2003-07-26(F) Anak
  6. 2004-02-21(M) Sibu
  7. 2005-08-02(F) Yindee
  8. 2007-05-07(F) Asha
  9. 2007-12-28 -- † 2007-12-28 (F) unborn
  10. 2008-02-17(M) Billy (Budi)
  11. 2009-02-10 -- † 2013-12-17 (F) Tonya
  12. 2009-05-17(F) Kai Mook (Kai-Mook)
  13. 2009-11-10(F) Kina
  14. 2012-11-01(M) Kyan
  15. 2015-01-07 -- † 2015-01-07 () stillborn
Siblings through the mother Bernhardine (Bernhardini):
  1. 2002-01-20 -- † 2002-12-20 (M) Senang
  2. 2007-05-07(F) Asha
  3. 2014-09-17(F) Samiya
  4. 2017-03-19(F) Avani
Willis pedigree:
P I II III

Willi

Sire:
Alexander

Sire:
Motek
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Warda
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Bernhardine (Bernhardini)

Sire:
Ramon
Sire:
Moti (Mohti)
Dame:
Mapalay
Dame:
Irma
Sire:
Chieng Mai
Dame:
Buag Hah (Pang Yang)
Document updated2009-03-04: Name, Sex, EEP, Death, Text
The newborn calf did not breath at birth and was euthanized after a 30 hour struggle for survival. Postmortem reports showed Willi tested positive for the Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpes virus.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Willi, an Asian at Munster Zoo (Allwetterzoo Munster) in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1581. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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