Mali an Asian elephant at Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)


♀ Mali

Identification

SSP nr424

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 24 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1997-02-28 captive-born
Birth place: in Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)

Parents: Indy (Butch) x ♀ Targa
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 2008-07-15 Chuck SSP id: 653

2. Born 2015-05-12
(dead † 2020-12-11)
Batu SSP id: 769? (unconfirmed)

3. Born 2019-01-15
(dead † 2020-12-08)
Ajay
Locations
Present / last location:Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo), in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2011-11-08Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)
from African Lion Safari
African Lion Safari 2006-05-09
from Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)

Document updated2008-12-19: SSP, Notes, Source
2009-01-23: Previous locations
2011-11-10: transfered
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Description

Location


Mali is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo), in United States.

Mali arrived Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo) 2011-11-08, relocated from African Lion Safari, in Canada.

In Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo), Mali lives together with 5 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Doc born 1997-05-08
  2. ,
  3. Kirina born 1995-06-20
  4. ,
  5. Romani born 1976
  6. ,
  7. Siri born 1967
  8. ,
  9. Targa born 1983-11-23
  10. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2008-07-15 Chuck SSP id: 653
  2. (M) 2015-05-12 -- † 2020-12-11 Batu SSP id: 769? (unconfirmed)
  3. (M) 2019-01-15 -- † 2020-12-08 Ajay

Origin


Mali was born captive-born 1997-02-28 at Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo).

Parentage


Parents of Mali are: ♂ Indy (Butch) (father) and ♀ Targa (mother).


Siblings through the father Indy (Butch):

  1. 1990-05-12 -- † 1990-05-12 (M) stillborn
  2. 1991-07-10(M) Emmett (Tundi)
  3. 1993-12-14 -- † 1995-04-26 (F) Kumari
  4. 1995-06-20(F) Kirina
  5. 1996-07-05(F) Rani
  6. 2000-02-10 -- † 2003-04-12 (F) Preya
  7. 2001-05-06 -- † 2001-05-06 (F) stillborn
  8. 2005-07-31 -- † 2005-08-04 (M) Kedar
  9. 2006-06-08 -- † 2006-06-08 (F) stillborn

Siblings through the mother Targa:

  1. 2001-05-06 - † 2001-05-06 (F) stillborn
  2. 2005-07-31 - † 2005-08-04 (M) Kedar

Pedigree


Malis pedigree:
P I II III

Mali

Sire:
Indy (Butch)

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Targa

Sire:
Vance (Matt)
Sire:
Dame:
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Birka
Sire:
Dame:


Comments / pictures

On 15 July 2008, Mali gave birth to the first 3rd generation calf born in North America.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Mali, an Asian elephant at Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1735. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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