Siam an Asian elephant at Paris Zoo Vincennes


 ☨ ♂ Siam  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 52 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 6407
Body height: 3.20 meter, 10.5 feet
Origin
Born:* 1945 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1997-09-29
Death reason: disease: foot problemss
Offspring
Total: 15 babies

1. Born 1963-02-15
(dead † 1994-12-23)
Sahib Fridolin EEP id: 6304

2. Born 1965-08-04
(dead † 1984-06-21)
Madura

3. Born 1972-06-17
(dead † 1972-06-17)
stillborn

4. Born 1972-08-13
(dead † 1972-08-13)
stillborn EEP id: 7211

5. Born 1976-03-13
(dead † 1976-08)
August EEP id: 7601

6. Born 1978-06-21
(dead † 2018/2019?)
Kim EEP id: 7803

7. Born 1982-06-12
(dead † 2000-04-16)
Kuala EEP id: 8210

8. Born 1987-03-28
(dead † 1987-04-21)
Lola EEP id: 8704

9. Born 1989-02-28
(dead † 1997-09-25)
John (Ben) EEP id: 8903

10. Born 1990-03-31
(dead † 2000-06-19)
Poona (Salem) EEP id: 9005

11. Born 1992-03-27
(dead † 2009-10-29)
Sammy EEP id: 9204

12. Born 1993-10-01 Nina EEP id: 9305

13. Born 1996-03-17
(dead † 1996-03-17)
stillborn (twin) EEP id: 9605

14. Born 1996-07-01
(dead † 1996-07-01)
stillborn (twin) EEP id: 9606

15. Born 1998-05-04 Thisiam EEP id: 9804
Locations
Present / last location:Paris Zoo Vincennes, in France

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1964-08-28Paris Zoo Vincennes
from Circus Knie

Document updated2012-02-29: height
Random literature
Description

† Siam is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Paris Zoo Vincennes, in France, of disease in 1997-09-29. Official death reason described as foot problemss. (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 15 babies

  1. (M) 1963-02-15 -- † 1994-12-23 Sahib Fridolin EEP id: 6304
  2. (F) 1965-08-04 -- † 1984-06-21 Madura
  3. () 1972-06-17 -- † 1972-06-17 stillborn
  4. (F) 1972-08-13 -- † 1972-08-13 stillborn EEP id: 7211
  5. (F) 1976-03-13 -- † 1976-08 August EEP id: 7601
  6. (M) 1978-06-21 -- † 2018/2019? Kim EEP id: 7803
  7. (F) 1982-06-12 -- † 2000-04-16 Kuala EEP id: 8210
  8. (F) 1987-03-28 -- † 1987-04-21 Lola EEP id: 8704
  9. (M) 1989-02-28 -- † 1997-09-25 John (Ben) EEP id: 8903
  10. (M) 1990-03-31 -- † 2000-06-19 Poona (Salem) EEP id: 9005
  11. (M) 1992-03-27 -- † 2009-10-29 Sammy EEP id: 9204
  12. (F) 1993-10-01 Nina EEP id: 9305
  13. (F) 1996-03-17 -- † 1996-03-17 stillborn (twin) EEP id: 9605
  14. (M) 1996-07-01 -- † 1996-07-01 stillborn (twin) EEP id: 9606
  15. (M) 1998-05-04 Thisiam EEP id: 9804

Origin


Siam was born wild 1945.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Siam, an Asian at Paris Zoo Vincennes in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 February 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=175. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • height: Henry Merker, Tiergarten-Forum
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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