Khaing Lwin Htoo an Asian elephant at Cologne Zoo (Köln Zoo)

Female ♀ Asian  Khaing Lwin Htoo at Cologne Zoo (Köln Zoo)

Photo: © Stephanie Wroben, Germany
☨ Khaing Lwin Htoo
ID nr:EEP Number: 8107 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 25 years old
Dead date: 2006-12-12
Death reason: euthanised: uterus prolapse
Location:Cologne Zoo (Köln Zoo)
ArrivalCologne Zoo (Köln Zoo) 2004-08-03
from Emmen Zoo
Emmen Zoo 1988-06-27
from E.A.G. van den Brink
Born:* 1981-07-22 Myanmar
Freight:By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 1994-05-29 -- † 1994-05-30 Kan Yome, EEP nr: 9401
  2. (M) 1998-07-09 -- † 1998-07-09 Notnamed, EEP nr: 9807
  3. (M) 2001-07-16 Aung Bo, EEP nr: 200103
  4. (F) 2006-03-30 Marlar, EEP nr: 200606
Document updated2009-01-24: info abt tattoo
2011-08-19: Name spelling RE
Tattoed with acid: 5116. Eventually captive born in Burmese working camp.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Khaing Lwin Htoo, an Asian at Cologne Zoo (Köln Zoo) in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 October 2020 at (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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