Bunka
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Yerevan Zoo in Armenia

♂ Bunka

Identification

EEP nr200709

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 14 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2007-12-30 captive-born
Birth place: in Tbilisi Zoo
Birth weight 75.00 kgs, 165.00 lbs

Parents: Bacho x ♀ Malka
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Yerevan Zoo , in Armenia

Date of arrival

2014-07-09Yerevan Zoo
from Tbilisi Zoo

Record history
History of updates2009-01-16: 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.

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Bunka is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Yerevan Zoo , in Armenia.

Bunka arrived in 2014-07-09 to the Yerevan Zoo , relocated from the Tbilisi Zoo, in Georgia.

In Yerevan Zoo , Bunka lives as single living elephant at this location

Origin


Bunka was born captive-born 2007-12-30 at Tbilisi Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Bunka are: ♂ Bacho (father) and ♀ Malka (mother).

Pedigree


Bunkas ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Bunka

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Bacho

Born: 1999-08-26

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Malka

Born: 1997-08-15

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Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Bunka, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Yerevan Zoo in Armenia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 December 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3426. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2007 births | With Pedigree | EEP | Elephants from Yerevan Zoo | Armenia | Single living | Asian elephants


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