Selama an Asian elephant at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia


♀ Selama

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 16 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2005-12-17 captive-born
Birth place: in Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia
Birth weight 70.00 kgs, 154.00 lbs

Parents: Setia x ♀ Jaya
Locations
Present / last location:Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, in Malaysia

Date of Arrival
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2005-12-17Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia

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Location


Selama is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, in Malaysia.

Selama arrived Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia 2005-12-17,

In Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, Selama lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bera born 1984-05-01
  2. ,
  3. Jalong born 1988
  4. ,
  5. Jaya born 1991-00-00
  6. ,
  7. Mas born 2011-10-30
  8. ,
  9. Matang born 2003-12-07
  10. ,
  11. Setia born 1989-00-00
  12. ,
  13. Tepeng born 2007-06-06
  14. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Selama was born captive-born 2005-12-17 at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia.

Parentage


Parents of Selama are: ♂ Setia (father) and ♀ Jaya (mother).


Siblings through the father Setia:

  1. 2002-08-10 -- † 2004-04-07 (F) Larut
  2. 2003-12-07(F) Matang
  3. 2007-06-06(F) Tepeng
  4. 2011-10-30(F) Mas

Siblings through the mother Jaya:

  1. 2002-08-10 - † 2004-04-07 (F) Larut

Pedigree


Selamas pedigree:
P I II III

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Selama, an Asian elephant at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia in Malaysia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2870. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Mazwin Marjan, Asst. Curator, Zoo Taiping and Night Safari

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


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