Poona (Salem) an Asian elephant at La Barben Zoo (Parc Zoologique De La Barben)


 ☨ ♂ Poona (Salem)  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 10 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 9005
Origin
Born:* 1990-03-31 captive-born
Birth place: in Paris Zoo Vincennes

Parents: Siam x ♀ Kaveri (Cauvery)
Death
Dead date: 2000-06-19
Death reason: disease: self Inflicted Injuries (EEP)
Locations
Present / last location:La Barben Zoo (Parc Zoologique De La Barben), in France

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1991-05-24La Barben Zoo (Parc Zoologique De La Barben)
from Paris Zoo Vincennes

Document updated2008-02-09
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Description

† Poona (Salem) is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at La Barben Zoo (Parc Zoologique De La Barben), in France, of disease in 2000-06-19. Official death reason described as self Inflicted Injuries (EEP). (see detailed list).

Origin


Poona (Salem) was born captive-born 1990-03-31 at Paris Zoo Vincennes.

Parentage


Parents of Poona (Salem) are: ♂ Siam (father) and ♀ Kaveri (Cauvery) (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. 1976-03-13 -- † 1976-08 (F) August
  6. 1978-06-21 -- † 2018/2019? (M) Kim
  7. 1982-06-12 -- † 2000-04-16 (F) Kuala
  8. 1987-03-28 -- † 1987-04-21 (F) Lola
  9. 1989-02-28 -- † 1997-09-25 (M) John (Ben)
  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 Kaveri (Cauvery):

  1. 1993-10-01(F) Nina
  2. 1998-05-04(M) Thisiam
  3. 2009-05-00 - † 2009-05-00 (F) miscarriage

Pedigree


Poona (Salem)s pedigree:
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Death by: Self Inflicted Injuries (EEP)



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Poona (Salem), an Asian at La Barben Zoo (Parc Zoologique De La Barben) in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 February 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=184. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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