Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Birma at Romanèche Touroparc


♀ Birma
Birma in October 2007. Photo: Jason
Birma in October 2007. Photo: Jason


Identification

EEP nr8413

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1984 unknown
Birth place:
Imported:1988
Freight: By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Romanèche Touroparc, in France

Date of arrival

2009-04-18Romanèche Touroparc
from Chester Zoo

2006-01-24Chester Zoo
from Maubeuge Zoo

1988-06-28Maubeuge Zoo
from Soest Zoo

1988-06-00Soest Zoo
from E.A.G. van den Brink

Record history
History of updates2009-04-26: transfer to France
2018-04-08: prev location

Latest document update2020-10-18 09:52:17
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Description

Location


Birma is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Romanèche Touroparc, in France.

Birma arrived Romanèche Touroparc 2009-04-18, relocated from Chester Zoo, in United Kingdom.

In Romanèche Touroparc, Birma lives together with 1 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Maung Htoo born 1998-02-08
  2. ,   


See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


Birma was born unknown 1984. and imported 1988, By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam


Comments / pictures

Captured or born in Burma.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Birma, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Romanèche Touroparc in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1594. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Jonas Livet, France
  • Frans van den Brink, 2014

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  • Categories1984 births | EEP | 1988 imports | Elephants from Romanèche Touroparc | France | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 09:52:17


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