Tun Kai an Asian elephant at Planckendael Zoo


♀ Tun Kai

Identification

EEP nr201801?

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 3 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2018-01-13 captive-born
Birth place: in Planckendael Zoo

Parents: Chang x ♀ Kai Mook (Kai-Mook)
Locations
Present / last location:Planckendael Zoo, in Belgium

Date of Arrival
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2018-01-13Planckendael Zoo

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

Tun Kai arrived Planckendael Zoo 2018-01-13,

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

  1. Kai Mook (Kai-Mook) born 2009-05-17
  2. ,
  3. Kanvar born 2008-07-19
  4. ,
  5. May Tagu born 2005-04-11
  6. ,
  7. Suki born 2017-12-25
  8. ,
  9. Yu Yu Yin born 1979-02-15
  10. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Tun Kai was born captive-born 2018-01-13 at Planckendael Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Tun Kai are: ♂ Chang (father) and ♀ Kai Mook (Kai-Mook) (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. 2017-12-25(F) Suki
  19. 2018-04-11 -- † 2018-06-26 (M) Tarzen
  20. 2020-10-01(F) Mun

Pedigree


Tun Kais pedigree:
P I II III

Tun Kai

Sire:
Chang

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

Dame:
Kai Mook (Kai-Mook)

Sire:
Alexander
Sire:
Motek
Dame:
Warda
Dame:
Khaing Phyo Phyo
Sire:
Dame:



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Tun Kai, 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=16740. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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