Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Indi at Zurich Zoo


♀ Indi

Identification

EEP nr8602

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 35 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1986-02-28 unknown
Birth place:
Imported:1988?
Freight:By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam
Offspring
Total: 4 babies

1. Born 2002-05-14 Chandra EEP id: 200204

2. Born 2005-07-24 Fahim EEP id: 200511

3. Born 2014-06-17 Omysha EEP id: 201406

4. Born 2020-02-05 Umesh EEP id: 202002
Locations
Present / last location:Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1999-10-08Zurich Zoo
from Circus Knie
Circus Knie 1988-04-00
from Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo) 1988-00-00
from E.A.G. van den Brink
E.A.G. van den Brink
from Myanmar Timber Enterprise (MTE)

Document updated2009-03-07: name spelling correction
2014-03-22: pregnant
2014-06-24: not pregnant
2017-03-08: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
2017-03-08: link to ele-wiki submitted
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Description

Location


Indi is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland.

Indi arrived Zurich Zoo 1999-10-08, relocated from Circus Knie, in Switzerland.

In Zurich Zoo, Indi lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali) born 1975-07-01
  2. ,
  3. Chandra born 2002-05-14
  4. ,
  5. Farha born 2005-05-03
  6. ,
  7. Omysha born 2014-06-17
  8. ,
  9. Ruwani born 2017-02-25
  10. ,
  11. Thai born 2004-11-26
  12. ,
  13. Umesh born 2020-02-05
  14. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 2002-05-14 Chandra EEP id: 200204
  2. (M) 2005-07-24 Fahim EEP id: 200511
  3. (F) 2014-06-17 Omysha EEP id: 201406
  4. (M) 2020-02-05 Umesh EEP id: 202002

Origin


Indi was born unknown 1986-02-28. and imported 1988?, By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Indi, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=30. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 14:48:46


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