Kewa an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo


♀ Kewa

Identification

EEP nr8302

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Subspecies: Elephas maximus indicus
Sex and age:Female ♀ 38 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1983-00-00 unknown
Birth place: in Myanmar unspecified location
Imported:1990
Freight:By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam.
Offspring
Total: 6 babies

1. Born 1998-01-17
(dead † 1998-01-17)
stillborn EEP id: 9812

2. Born 2001-11-02 Temi EEP id: 200104

3. Born 2005-05-08 Yuma (Yoma) EEP id: 200508

4. Born 2008-12-13 Thuza EEP id: 200811

5. Born 2012-06-01 Pantha EEP id: 201209

6. Born 2016-01-01 Edgar EEP id: 201601
Locations
Present / last location:Leipzig Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2020-09-24Leipzig Zoo
from Tierpark Berlin
Tierpark Berlin 1990-09-13
from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo
from E.A.G. van den Brink
E.A.G. van den Brink
from Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
from Myanmar unspecified location

Document updated2016-01-09: image
2018-03-08: link to EleWiki submitted
2018-04-09: prev location
2020-09-25: relocated to Leipzig
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Description

Location


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

Kewa arrived Leipzig Zoo 2020-09-24, relocated from Tierpark Berlin, in Germany.

In Leipzig Zoo, Kewa 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. 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).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1998-01-17 -- † 1998-01-17 stillborn EEP id: 9812
  2. (F) 2001-11-02 Temi EEP id: 200104
  3. (M) 2005-05-08 Yuma (Yoma) EEP id: 200508
  4. (F) 2008-12-13 Thuza EEP id: 200811
  5. (F) 2012-06-01 Pantha EEP id: 201209
  6. (M) 2016-01-01 Edgar EEP id: 201601

Origin


Kewa was born unknown 1983-00-00 at Myanmar unspecified location. and imported 1990, By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kewa, 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=469. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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