Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Khaing Hnin Hnin at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio)


♀ Khaing Hnin Hnin
William Hody, Belgium
William and Patricia Hody, Belgium


Identification

EEP nr8215

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1982-09-13 unknown
Birth place:
Imported:1989
Freight:By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam
Offspring
Total: 6 babies

1. Born 2003-03-20 Farina EEP id: 200302

2. Born 2005-10-28 Tarak EEP id: 200514

3. Born 2008-05-06 Shanti EEP id: 200807

4. Born 2010-12-09 Soraya EEP id: 201012

5. Born 2013-03-13 Maly (Malay) EEP id: 201307

6. Born 2017-09-19 Ta Wan EEP id: 201719?
Locations
Present / last location:Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), in Belgium

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2014-10-09Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio)
from Hannover Zoo
Hannover Zoo 1996-09-05
from Rhenen Zoo
Rhenen Zoo 1989-06-05
from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo 1989-06-01
from E.A.G. van den Brink
E.A.G. van den Brink
from Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)

Document updated2009-10-23: pregnant
2011-05-08: not pregnant
2012-01-08: pregnant
2013-04-11: not pregnant
2016-01-03: transfer
2016-08-03: pregnant
2018-04-09: prev location
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Description

Location


Khaing Hnin Hnin is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), in Belgium.

Khaing Hnin Hnin arrived Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) 2014-10-09, relocated from Hannover Zoo, in Germany.

In Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), Khaing Hnin Hnin lives together with 22 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Amithi born 2012-12-24
  2. ,
  3. Aye Chan May (Aye Shan May) born 1995-08-13
  4. ,
  5. Chamundi (Magnum) born 1992-05-25
  6. ,
  7. Farina born 2003-03-20
  8. ,
  9. Gitana
  10. ,
  11. Jana born 1976-00-00
  12. ,
  13. Luna born 2019-06-08
  14. ,
  15. Mala born 1964-00-00
  16. ,
  17. Malee born 2019-02-26
  18. ,
  19. Maly (Malay) born 2013-03-13
  20. ,
  21. Nang Faa born 2015-05-20
  22. ,
  23. Po Chin born 2000-07-18
  24. ,
  25. Praya (Preya) born 1976-00-00
  26. ,
  27. Ravi born 2017-05-05
  28. ,
  29. Saphira born 2010-05-07
  30. ,
  31. Sayang born 1995
  32. ,
  33. Sayun born 2020-12-18
  34. ,
  35. Sitara born 2013-10-27
  36. ,
  37. Soraya born 2010-12-09
  38. ,
  39. Suzy (Susy) born 1988
  40. ,
  41. Ta Wan born 2017-09-19
  42. ,
  43. Thambi born 2016-12-22
  44. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 2003-03-20 Farina EEP id: 200302
  2. (M) 2005-10-28 Tarak EEP id: 200514
  3. (M) 2008-05-06 Shanti EEP id: 200807
  4. (F) 2010-12-09 Soraya EEP id: 201012
  5. (F) 2013-03-13 Maly (Malay) EEP id: 201307
  6. (M) 2017-09-19 Ta Wan EEP id: 201719?

Origin


Khaing Hnin Hnin was born unknown 1982-09-13. and imported 1989, By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam


Comments / pictures

5 females to Zoo Rhenen, Holland. They were inspected by Mr Peter up country and at Rangoon Zoo.
van den Brink, 2014


Ilona and Khaing Hnin Hnin, May 1997. Photo: Jan Jakobi.


Khaing Hnin Hnin, with baby Shanti,2008.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Khaing Hnin Hnin, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) in Belgium. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=225. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • van den Brink

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