Thuza an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo


♀ Thuza
Thuza. Tierpark Berlin 03/2009.
Thuza. Tierpark Berlin 03/2009.


Identification

EEP nr200811

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Subspecies: Elephas maximus indicus
Sex and age:Female ♀ 13 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2008-12-13 captive-born
Birth place: in Tierpark Berlin
Birth weight 117.00 kgs, 257.40 lbs

Parents: Ankhor (Angkor) x ♀ Kewa
Locations
Present / last location:Leipzig Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2020-09-25Leipzig Zoo
from Tierpark Berlin

Document updated2009-01-06: Name

2009-01-06: Text

2009-03-25:�Name, Image

2016-01-04: eep nr
2018-07-13: link to EleWiki submitted
2020-09-25: relocated to Leipzig
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Description

Location


Thuza is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Leipzig Zoo, in Germany.

Thuza arrived Leipzig Zoo 2020-09-25, relocated from Tierpark Berlin, in Germany.

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

  1. Astra born 1980-00-00
  2. ,
  3. Don Chung born 1982-11-00
  4. ,
  5. Edgar born 2016-01-01
  6. ,
  7. Kewa born 1983-00-00
  8. ,
  9. Kiran born 2020-01-11
  10. ,
  11. Pantha born 2012-06-01
  12. ,
  13. Rani born 2009-07-03
  14. ,
  15. Saida born 1973-00-00
  16. ,
  17. Voi Nam born 2002-04-05
  18. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Thuza was born captive-born 2008-12-13 at Tierpark Berlin.

Parentage


Parents of Thuza are: ♂ Ankhor (Angkor) (father) and ♀ Kewa (mother).


Siblings through the father Ankhor (Angkor):

  1. 1998-01-17 -- † 1998-01-17 (M) stillborn
  2. 1998-07-31 -- † 1998-07-31 (F) stillborn
  3. 2001-11-02(F) Temi
  4. 2005-02-14(M) Horas
  5. 2005-04-03(F) Sinta (Cinta)
  6. 2005-05-08(M) Yuma (Yoma)
  7. 2009-08-26 -- † 2009-08-26 (F) stillborn
  8. 2010-03-15(M) Dimas
  9. 2010-12-22(F) Sitara (Slonishka)
  10. 2012-05-08(M) Bogor
  11. 2012-06-01(F) Pantha
  12. 2016-01-01(M) Edgar
  13. 2016-10-07(M) Rudolf
  14. 2017-07-04(M) Minh-Tan
  15. 2020-03-27(F) Amalee
  16. 2020-05-09(F) Lakuna

Siblings through the mother Kewa:

  1. 1998-01-17 - † 1998-01-17 (M) stillborn
  2. 2001-11-02(F) Temi
  3. 2005-05-08(M) Yuma (Yoma)
  4. 2012-06-01(F) Pantha
  5. 2016-01-01(M) Edgar

Pedigree


Thuzas pedigree:
P I II III

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Kewa

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Comments / pictures

Thuza means Angel.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Thuza, an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4411. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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