Edgar an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo


♂ Edgar

Identification

EEP nr201601

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Subspecies: Elephas maximus indicus
Sex and age:Male ♂ 5 years old
Management:Unknown
Origin
Born:* 2016-01-01 captive-born
Birth place: in Tierpark Berlin

Parents: Ankhor (Angkor) x ♀ Kewa
Locations
Present / last location:Leipzig Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2020-09-24Leipzig Zoo
from Tierpark Berlin

Document updated2016-01-02: birth
2016-01-03: eep nr
2016-01-04: sex
2016-01-27: name Edgar
2017-04-03: link to EleWiki submitted
2020-09-25: relocated to Leipzig
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Description

Location


Edgar is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Leipzig Zoo, in Germany.

Edgar arrived Leipzig Zoo 2020-09-24, relocated from Tierpark Berlin, in Germany.

In Leipzig Zoo, Edgar lives together with 9 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Astra born 1980-00-00
  2. ,
  3. Don Chung born 1982-11-00
  4. ,
  5. Kewa born 1983-00-00
  6. ,
  7. Kiran born 2020-01-11
  8. ,
  9. Pantha born 2012-06-01
  10. ,
  11. Rani born 2009-07-03
  12. ,
  13. Saida born 1973-00-00
  14. ,
  15. Thuza born 2008-12-13
  16. ,
  17. Voi Nam born 2002-04-05
  18. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Edgar was born captive-born 2016-01-01 at Tierpark Berlin.

Parentage


Parents of Edgar are: ♂ Ankhor (Angkor) (father) and ♀ Kewa (mother).


Siblings through the father Ankhor (Angkor):

  1. 1998-01-17 -- † 1998-01-17 (M) stillborn
  2. 1998-07-31 -- † 1998-07-31 (F) stillborn
  3. 2001-11-02(F) Temi
  4. 2005-02-14(M) Horas
  5. 2005-04-03(F) Sinta (Cinta)
  6. 2005-05-08(M) Yuma (Yoma)
  7. 2008-12-13(F) Thuza
  8. 2009-08-26 -- † 2009-08-26 (F) stillborn
  9. 2010-03-15(M) Dimas
  10. 2010-12-22(F) Sitara (Slonishka)
  11. 2012-05-08(M) Bogor
  12. 2012-06-01(F) Pantha
  13. 2016-10-07(M) Rudolf
  14. 2017-07-04(M) Minh-Tan
  15. 2020-03-27(F) Amalee
  16. 2020-05-09(F) Lakuna

Siblings through the mother Kewa:

  1. 1998-01-17 - † 1998-01-17 (M) stillborn
  2. 2001-11-02(F) Temi
  3. 2005-05-08(M) Yuma (Yoma)
  4. 2008-12-13(F) Thuza
  5. 2012-06-01(F) Pantha

Pedigree


Edgars pedigree:
P I II III

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Ankhor (Angkor)

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Kewa

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Edgar, an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=16416. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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