Kanvar an Asian elephant at Planckendael Zoo


♂ Kanvar
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 13 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 200808
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2008-07-19 captive-born
Birth place: in Estepona Selwo safari park
Birth weight 91.00 kgs, 200.20 lbs

Parents: Ganapati (Ganapathy) x ♀ Sami
Locations
Present / last location:Planckendael Zoo, in Belgium

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2017-07-06Planckendael Zoo
from Antwerp Zoo
Antwerp Zoo 2013-06-27
from Estepona Selwo safari park

Document updated2011-10-04: eep nr
2013-06-28: transfered
2018-03-10: transfer to Planckendael
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Kanvar is a Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Planckendael Zoo, in Belgium.

Kanvar arrived in Planckendael Zoo 2017-07-06, relocated from Antwerp Zoo, in Belgium.

In Planckendael Zoo, Kanvar lives together with 5 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Tun Kai born 2018-01-13
  2. ,
  3. Kai Mook (Kai-Mook) born 2009-05-17
  4. ,
  5. May Tagu born 2005-04-11
  6. ,
  7. Suki born 2017-12-25
  8. ,
  9. Yu Yu Yin born 1979-02-15
  10. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Kanvar was born captive-born 2008-07-19 at Estepona Selwo safari park.

Parentage


Parents of Kanvar are: ♂ Ganapati (Ganapathy) (father) and ♀ Sami (mother).


Siblings through the father Ganapati (Ganapathy):

  1. 2013-03-02 -- † 2016-03-02 (M) Buba

Siblings through the mother Sami:

  1. 2013-03-02 - † 2016-03-02 (M) Buba

Pedigree


Kanvars pedigree:
P I II III

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Ganapati (Ganapathy)

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Sami

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Kanvar, an Asian at Planckendael Zoo in Belgium. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 4 March 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3927. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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


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