Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Albert at Albuquerque Biological Park

♂ Albert

Identification

SSP nr516

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 23 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1998-11-29 captive-born
Birth place: in African Lion Safari

Parents: Calvin (Chanda) x ♀ Lilly (Israela)
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2009-09-02
(dead † 2015-05-09)
Daizy SSP id: 658
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Albuquerque Biological Park, in United States

Date of arrival

2003-11-19Albuquerque Biological Park
from African Lion Safari

Record history
History of updates2009-11-27: SSP, Management, Text
2018-09-24: link to EleWiki submitted

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Description

Location


Albert is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Albuquerque Biological Park, in United States.

Albert arrived Albuquerque Biological Park 2003-11-19, relocated from African Lion Safari, in Canada.

In Albuquerque Biological Park, Albert lives together with 5 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. Alice born 1974
  2. ,   
  3. Irene born 1967
  4. ,   
  5. Jazmine born 2013-10-02
  6. ,   
  7. Rozie (Rozana) born 1992-11-08
  8. ,   
  9. Thorn born 2018-05-04
  10. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (F) 2009-09-02 -- † 2015-05-09 Daizy SSP id: 658

Origin


Albert was born captive-born 1998-11-29 at African Lion Safari.

Parentage


Parents of Albert are: ♂ Calvin (Chanda) (father) and ♀ Lilly (Israela) (mother).


Siblings through the father Calvin (Chanda):

  1. 1998-05-04(M) Samson
  2. 1998-07-30 -- † 1999-03-22 (F) Annie
  3. 1998-08-21 -- † 2002-08-08 (M) Amos
  4. 1999-10-21(M) George
  5. 2001-04-29(M) Johnson
  6. 2001-11-25(M) Kandula
  7. 2003-02-02(F) Califa
  8. 2003-03-20(F) Farina
  9. 2005-10-28(M) Tarak
  10. 2008-05-06(M) Shanti
  11. 2011-03-11 -- † 2011-05-06 (M) Sethi
  12. 2011-04-12(F) Rashmi
  13. 2014-02-04 -- † 2016-01-23 (F) Sumitra (OST Nr.3)
  14. 2017-07-08(M) Chandru

Siblings through the mother Lilly (Israela):

  1. 1990 - † 1990 (F) miscarriage
  2. 1994-12-11(F) Piccolo (Piccolina)
  3. 2006-04-13 - † 2006-04-13 (M) Logan
  4. 2014-10-19(F) Hannah
  5. 2018-08-17(F) Luna
  6. 2020-11-22(F) Imke

Pedigree


Alberts ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Albert

Sire:
Calvin (Chanda)

Born: 1986-08-11
Dead:

Sire:
Bandara

Born: 1975-05-25
Dead: 1991-11-25
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Kamala

Born: 1975-09-00
Dead: 1991-11-25
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Lilly (Israela)

Born: 1985-01-31
Dead: 1991-11-25

Sire:
Motek

Born: 1960
Dead: 1991-11-25
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Warda

Born: 1958
Dead: 1991-11-25
Sire:
Dame:


Comments / pictures

In November 2003, African Lion Safari sold two five year old male elephants, Albert and Samson, to the Rio Grande Zoo.

Daizy, making history in September 2009 as the first calf born at the Rio Grande Zoo, was the result of artificial insemination with sperm from three donors. Albert and Samson from the Rio Grande Zoo in addition to Sneezy from the Tulsa Zoo. Following a DNA test from collected blood samples, Albert was determined to be the father.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Albert, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Albuquerque Biological Park in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1759. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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