Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Po Chin at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio)


♂ Po Chin

Identification

EEP nr20003

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 21 years old
Management:Unknown
Origin
Born:* 2000-07-18 captive-born
Birth place: in Chester Zoo

Parents: Chang x ♀ Jangolie
Offspring
Total: 7 babies

1. Born 2013-03-05
(dead † 2013-02-26)
stillborn EEP id: 201306

2. Born 2013-11-01 Kalaya EEP id: 201316

3. Born 2016-08-02
(dead † 2016-08-02)
noname EEP id: 201606

4. Born 2017-09-19 Ta Wan EEP id: 201719?

5. Born 2019-02-26 Malee EEP id: 201903

6. Born 2019-06-08 Luna EEP id: 201904

7. Born 2020-12-18 Sayun EEP id: 00
Locations
Present / last location:Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), in Belgium

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2010-04-19Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio)
from Ieper Zoo (Bellewaerde Park)
Ieper Zoo (Bellewaerde Park) 2004-08-18
from Chester Zoo

Document updated2010-04-19: transfer
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Description

Location


Po Chin is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), in Belgium.

Po Chin arrived Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) 2010-04-19, relocated from Ieper Zoo (Bellewaerde Park), in Belgium.

In Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), Po Chin lives together with 22 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Amithi born 2012-12-24
  2. ,
  3. Aye Chan May (Aye Shan May) born 1995-08-13
  4. ,
  5. Chamundi (Magnum) born 1992-05-25
  6. ,
  7. Farina born 2003-03-20
  8. ,
  9. Gitana
  10. ,
  11. Jana born 1976-00-00
  12. ,
  13. Khaing Hnin Hnin born 1982-09-13
  14. ,
  15. Luna born 2019-06-08
  16. ,
  17. Mala born 1964-00-00
  18. ,
  19. Malee born 2019-02-26
  20. ,
  21. Maly (Malay) born 2013-03-13
  22. ,
  23. Nang Faa born 2015-05-20
  24. ,
  25. Praya (Preya) born 1976-00-00
  26. ,
  27. Ravi born 2017-05-05
  28. ,
  29. Saphira born 2010-05-07
  30. ,
  31. Sayang born 1995
  32. ,
  33. Sayun born 2020-12-18
  34. ,
  35. Sitara born 2013-10-27
  36. ,
  37. Soraya born 2010-12-09
  38. ,
  39. Suzy (Susy) born 1988
  40. ,
  41. Ta Wan born 2017-09-19
  42. ,
  43. Thambi born 2016-12-22
  44. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 7 babies

  1. () 2013-03-05 -- † 2013-02-26 stillborn EEP id: 201306
  2. (F) 2013-11-01 Kalaya EEP id: 201316
  3. () 2016-08-02 -- † 2016-08-02 noname EEP id: 201606
  4. (M) 2017-09-19 Ta Wan EEP id: 201719?
  5. (F) 2019-02-26 Malee EEP id: 201903
  6. (F) 2019-06-08 Luna EEP id: 201904
  7. (M) 2020-12-18 Sayun EEP id: 00

Origin


Po Chin was born captive-born 2000-07-18 at Chester Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Po Chin are: ♂ Chang (father) and ♀ Jangolie (mother).


Siblings through the father Chang:

  1. -- † 2012 () stillborn fetus still in utero
  2. 1993-09-09 -- † 1993-09-09 (F) killed
  3. 1995-12-19 -- † 1997-05-25 (F) Karha
  4. 1997-12-31 -- † 2018-09-07 (F) Sithami
  5. 1998-04-25 -- † 1998-04-25 (M) stillborn
  6. 1998-08-06(F) Tara
  7. 1998-08-27(F) Karishma
  8. 2000-10-07(M) Assam
  9. 2004-03-05 -- † 2004-03-05 (F) stillborn
  10. 2004-10-10 -- † 2017-10-30 (M) Tunga
  11. 2008-05-04 -- † 2015-11-30 (F) Jade
  12. 2009-05-00 -- † 2009-05-00 (F) miscarriage
  13. 2010-11-01 -- † 2010-11-01 () stillborn
  14. 2014-03-19(M) Tom
  15. 2015-05-20 -- † 2015-05-20 (M) Baby Q
  16. 2015-06-16 -- † 2018-05-27 (F) Qiyo
  17. 2017-12-25(F) Suki
  18. 2018-01-13(F) Tun Kai
  19. 2018-04-11 -- † 2018-06-26 (M) Tarzen
  20. 2020-10-01(F) Mun

Siblings through the mother Jangolie:

  1. 1998-04-25 - † 1998-04-25 (M) stillborn
  2. 2004-10-10 - † 2017-10-30 (M) Tunga

Pedigree


Po Chins ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Po Chin

Sire:
Chang

Born: 1981-11-10
Dead:

Sire:
Chieng Mai

Born: 1959
Dead: 2017-06-28
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Ida

Born: 1970
Dead: 2011-03-10
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Jangolie

Born: 1968
Dead: 2011-03-10

Sire:


Born:
Dead: 2011-03-10
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:


Born:
Dead: 2011-03-10
Sire:
Dame:



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Po Chin, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) in Belgium. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1652. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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