Suki an Asian elephant at Planckendael Zoo


♀ Suki

Identification

EEP nr201723?

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 4 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2017-12-25 captive-born
Birth place: in Planckendael Zoo

Parents: Chang x ♀ May Tagu
Locations
Present / last location:Planckendael Zoo, in Belgium

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2017-12-25Planckendael Zoo

Document updated2018-02-28: name
2018-03-02: possible eep nr?
2018-04-25: sired by Chang
2018-07-06: corr sex to female
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Description

Location


Suki is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Planckendael Zoo, in Belgium.

Suki arrived Planckendael Zoo 2017-12-25,

In Planckendael Zoo, Suki lives together with 5 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Tun Kai born 2018-01-13
  2. ,
  3. Kai Mook (Kai-Mook) born 2009-05-17
  4. ,
  5. Kanvar born 2008-07-19
  6. ,
  7. May Tagu born 2005-04-11
  8. ,
  9. Yu Yu Yin born 1979-02-15
  10. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Suki was born captive-born 2017-12-25 at Planckendael Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Suki are: ♂ Chang (father) and ♀ May Tagu (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. 2000-07-18(M) Po Chin
  9. 2000-10-07(M) Assam
  10. 2004-03-05 -- † 2004-03-05 (F) stillborn
  11. 2004-10-10 -- † 2017-10-30 (M) Tunga
  12. 2008-05-04 -- † 2015-11-30 (F) Jade
  13. 2009-05-00 -- † 2009-05-00 (F) miscarriage
  14. 2010-11-01 -- † 2010-11-01 () stillborn
  15. 2014-03-19(M) Tom
  16. 2015-05-20 -- † 2015-05-20 (M) Baby Q
  17. 2015-06-16 -- † 2018-05-27 (F) Qiyo
  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 May Tagu:

  1. 2015-05-20 - † 2015-05-20 (M) Baby Q

Pedigree


Sukis pedigree:
P I II III

Suki

Sire:
Chang

Sire:
Chieng Mai
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Ida
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
May Tagu

Sire:
Luka
Sire:
Mita
Dame:
Tisa
Dame:
Khaing Phyo Phyo
Sire:
Dame:



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Suki, an Asian elephant at Planckendael Zoo in Belgium. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 15 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=16737. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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