Ramon an Asian elephant at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)


 ☨ ♂ Ramon  


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Taxidermy locationNatural History Museum Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Identification

EEP nr7011
SSP nr755

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 28 years old
Origin
Born:* 1970-12-07 captive-born
Birth place: in Hannover Zoo

Parents: Moti (Mohti) x ♀ Mapalay
Death
Dead date: 1998-04-24
Death reason: disease: Cerebral hemorrhage
Offspring
Total: 9 babies

1. Born 1984-06-16 Bernhardine (Bernhardini) EEP id: 8408

2. Born 1985-04-12
(dead † 1985-04-12)
killed EEP id: 8514

3. Born 1990-11-25 Yasmin EEP id: 9008 SSP id: 756

4. Born 1993-03-04
(dead † 1993-03-04)
stillborn EEP id: 9301

5. Born 1995-03-01
(dead † 1998-07-13)
Indira EEP id: 9500

6. Born 1998-02-13 Timber EEP id: 9801

7. Born 1998-03-01 Maxim EEP id: 9802

8. Born 1999-04-05 Indra EEP id: 9902

9. Born 2000-01-26
(dead † 2000-01-26)
noname EEP id: 20001
Locations
Present / last location:Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1971-12-19Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
from Hannover Zoo

Document updated2016-01-05:  SSP nr

2016-02-02: video
2018-03-14: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
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Description

† Ramon is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands, of disease in 1998-04-24. Official death reason described as Cerebral hemorrhage.

The remains of this elephant is within the Taxidermy collection at Natural History Museum Rotterdam, in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

(see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 9 babies

  1. (F) 1984-06-16 Bernhardine (Bernhardini) EEP id: 8408
  2. (F) 1985-04-12 -- † 1985-04-12 killed EEP id: 8514
  3. (F) 1990-11-25 Yasmin EEP id: 9008 SSP id: 756
  4. (F) 1993-03-04 -- † 1993-03-04 stillborn EEP id: 9301
  5. (F) 1995-03-01 -- † 1998-07-13 Indira EEP id: 9500
  6. (M) 1998-02-13 Timber EEP id: 9801
  7. (M) 1998-03-01 Maxim EEP id: 9802
  8. (F) 1999-04-05 Indra EEP id: 9902
  9. (M) 2000-01-26 -- † 2000-01-26 noname EEP id: 20001

Origin


Ramon was born captive-born 1970-12-07 at Hannover Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Ramon are: ♂ Moti (Mohti) (father) and ♀ Mapalay (mother).


Siblings through the father Moti (Mohti):

  1. 1964-06-07 -- † 1964-06-07 (M) stillborn
  2. 1964-09-24 -- † 1978? (F) Loti
  3. 1965-05-19(F) Tima
  4. 1968-02-18 -- † 1968-04-07 (M) Tibur
  5. 1968-03-19 -- † 2021-01-15? (F) Delhi
  6. 1968-11-10 -- † 1968-11-10 (F) killed
  7. 1970-03-07 -- † 1994-06-29 (M) Assam
  8. 1971-05-12(F) Sara
  9. 1973-01-23(F) Indra
  10. 1973-06-28 -- † 1975 (F) Suma (Rhani)

Siblings through the mother Mapalay:

  1. 1968-11-10 - † 1968-11-10 (F) killed
  2. 1973-06-28 - † 1975 (F) Suma (Rhani)

Pedigree


Ramons pedigree:
P I II III

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Mapalay

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Comments / pictures

Named after the elephant headkeeper in Hannover Zoo, Wolfgang Ramin.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Ramon, an Asian elephant at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=335. (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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