Don Chung an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo


♀ Don Chung
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 39 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 8406
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1982-11-00 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Leipzig Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
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1984-05-09Leipzig Zoo
from Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) 1983-11-00
from Dak Lak province unspecified camp

Document updated2009-10-31: new record
2018-05-16: prev location Dak Lak
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Don Chung is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Leipzig Zoo, in Germany.

Don Chung arrived in Leipzig Zoo 1984-05-09, relocated from Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam.

In Leipzig Zoo, Don Chung lives together with 9 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Astra born 1980-00-00
  2. ,
  3. Edgar born 2016-01-01
  4. ,
  5. Kewa born 1983-00-00
  6. ,
  7. Kiran born 2020-01-11
  8. ,
  9. Pantha born 2012-06-01
  10. ,
  11. Rani born 2009-07-03
  12. ,
  13. Saida born 1973-00-00
  14. ,
  15. Thuza born 2008-12-13
  16. ,
  17. Voi Nam born 2002-04-05
  18. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Don Chung was born wild 1982-11-00.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Don Chung, an Asian at Leipzig Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=407. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories1982 births | Born in Vietnam | EEP | Elephants from Leipzig Zoo | Germany | Asian elephants



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


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