Bunka an Asian elephant at Yerevan Zoo

Bunka
ID nr:EEP Number: 200709 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 13 years old
Management:Protected contact
Location:Yerevan Zoo
ArrivalYerevan Zoo 2014-07-09 from Tbilisi Zoo
Born:* 2007-12-30 captive-born
in Tbilisi Zoo
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 75.00 kgs, 165.00 lbs
Parents: Bacho x Malka
Bunkas pedigree:
P I II III

Bunka

Sire:
Bacho

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Malka

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Sire:
Dame:
Document updated2009-01-16: name
2009-01-19: stud nr
2009-01-19: birth weight
2014-06-16: alt name, management
2016-01-03: transfer
2018-10-04: link to EleWiki submitted
2020-10-14: corrected name; never called Bun, probably a typo.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Bunka, an Asian at Yerevan Zoo in Armenia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3426. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • David Taktakishvili, science Director, Tbilisi Zoo
  • Dornbusch, Tobias

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

Search more on the web for Bunka

Elephant Encyclopedia and database
ELEPHANT
ENCYCLOPEDIA

Established 1995
ELEPHANT
DATABASE
Established 2006
Search for keywords

Locations of visitors to elephant.se
3.230.1.126