Kala an Asian elephant at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Six Flags Marine World)


 ☨ ♂ Kala  

Identification

SSP nr509

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 2 years old
Origin
Born:* 1998-05-17 captive-born
Birth place: in Dickerson Park Zoo

Parents: Onyx (Big Mac) x ♀ Patience
Death
Dead date: 2000-11-29
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A)
Locations
Present / last location:Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Six Flags Marine World), in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2000-05-10Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Six Flags Marine World)
from Dickerson Park Zoo

Document updated2018-12-08: herpes species EEHV1A
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† Kala is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Six Flags Marine World), in United States, of disease in 2000-11-29. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A). (see detailed list).

Origin


Kala was born captive-born 1998-05-17 at Dickerson Park Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Kala are: ♂ Onyx (Big Mac) (father) and ♀ Patience (mother).


Siblings through the father Onyx (Big Mac):

  1. 1985-06-12 -- † 1985-06-12 (F) noname
  2. 1990-10-11(F) Shanti
  3. 1991-07-26 -- † 1993-02-28 (F) Maiya (Kate)
  4. 1992-09-07 -- † 1992-09-07 (M) stillborn
  5. 1992-12-27(M) Raja
  6. 1995-02-02(F) Asha
  7. 1996-07-02(F) Chandra
  8. 1997-09-06 -- † 1997-09-06 (M) stillborn
  9. 1999-11-28 -- † 2002-06-07 (M) Haji
  10. 2000-04-12 -- † 2000-04-12 (M) Pete
  11. 2000-11-03 -- † 2007-06-08 (F) Hansa

Pedigree


Kalas pedigree:
P I II III

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kala, an Asian elephant at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Six Flags Marine World) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2730. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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