Rose-Tu (twin) an Asian elephant at Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)


♀ Rose-Tu (twin)
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 26 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (361)
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1994-08-31 captive-born
Birth place: in Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)

Parents: Hugo x ♀ Me-Tu
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2008-08-23 Sam (Samudra) SSP id: 649

2. Born 2012-11-30
(dead † 2018-11-29)
Lily SSP id: 743
Locations
Present / last location:Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo), in United States

Date of Arrival

1994-08-31

Document updated2010-11-20: Text RE
2011-10-21: eight months pregnant
2012-04-30: twin
2012-12-04: not pregnant
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Description

Location


Rose-Tu (twin) is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo), in United States.

Rose-Tu (twin) arrived in Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo) 1994-08-31,

In Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo), Rose-Tu (twin) lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Sung-Surin (Shine) born 1982-12-26
  2. ,
  3. Chendra born 1993
  4. ,
  5. Samson born 1998-05-04
  6. ,
  7. Sam (Samudra) born 2008-08-23
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2008-08-23 Sam (Samudra) SSP id: 649
  2. (F) 2012-11-30 -- † 2018-11-29 Lily SSP id: 743

Origin


Rose-Tu (twin) was born captive-born 1994-08-31 in Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo).

Parentage


Parents of Rose-Tu (twin) are: ♂ Hugo (father) and ♀ Me-Tu (mother).


Siblings through the father Hugo:

  1. 1987-05-24(M) Prince (Chang Dee)
  2. 1991-10-06 -- † 1991-10-07 (M) none
  3. 1994-08-31 -- † 1994-08-31 (F) noname (Twin)

Siblings through the mother Me-Tu:

  1. 1973-01-09 - † 1976 (M) Stretch (Tuskanini)
  2. 1975-05-10 - † 1975-12-02 (M) noname
  3. 1978-05-19 - † 2016-01-17 (M) Mr. Ed (Khun Chorn, Khun-Chorn, K-C)
  4. 1987-05-24(M) Prince (Chang Dee)
  5. 1994-08-31 - † 1994-08-31 (F) noname (Twin)

Pedigree


Rose-Tu (twin)s pedigree:
P I II III

Rose-Tu (twin)

Sire:
Hugo

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

Dame:
Me-Tu

Sire:
Thonglaw
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Rosy
Sire:
Dame:


Comments / pictures

Rose-Tu was born in August 1994. She was one of a set of twins; the other calf was stillborn.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Rose-Tu (twin), an Asian at Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=456. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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