August an Asian elephant at Paris Zoo Vincennes


 ☨ ♀ August  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Id numberEEP Number: 7601
Origin
Born:* 1976-03-13 captive-born
Birth place: in Paris Zoo Vincennes

Parents: Siam x ♀ Billy
Death
Dead date: 1976-08
Death reason: killed: by the elephant cow Saram
Locations
Present / last location:Paris Zoo Vincennes, in France

Date of Arrival

1976-03-13Paris Zoo Vincennes

Document updated2009-09-27
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Description

† August is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Paris Zoo Vincennes, in France, killed in 1976-08, by the elephant cow Saram(see detailed list).

Origin


August was born captive-born 1976-03-13 in Paris Zoo Vincennes.

Parentage


Parents of August are: ♂ Siam (father) and ♀ Billy (mother).


Siblings through the father Siam:

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

Siblings through the mother Billy:

  1. 1978-06-21 - † 2018/2019? (M) Kim
  2. 1982-06-12 - † 2000-04-16 (F) Kuala
  3. 1987-03-28 - † 1987-04-21 (F) Lola
  4. 1989-02-28 - † 1997-09-25 (M) John (Ben)
  5. 1992-03-27 - † 2009-10-29 (M) Sammy

Pedigree


Augusts pedigree:
P I II III

August

Sire:
Siam

Sire:
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Dame:
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Dame:
Billy

Sire:
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Dame:


Comments / pictures

Contradictory records:
EEG state this elephant was killed after five months by the elephant Saram
EEP state it was a stillbirth, (dead same date as the birth 1976-03-13)



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). August, an Asian at Paris Zoo Vincennes in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=179. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • 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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