Mala
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) in Belgium

♀ Mala
William Hody, Belgium
William and Patricia Hody, Belgium

Identification

EEP nr6609

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 57 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1964-00-00 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1966? by George Munro
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), in Belgium

Date of arrival

2012-07-04Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio)
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)

1966-06-08Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
from George Munro

Record history
History of updates2012-07-05: 

2018-03-14: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted

2021-09-18: Importer George Munro
2021-10-03: link to http://www.elephant-news.com/index.php?id=7740

Latest document update2021-10-03 03:51:24
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Location


Mala is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), in Belgium.

Mala arrived in 2012-07-04 to the Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio), relocated from the Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen), in Germany.

Mala lives together with 22 other elephants at the Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio):
  1. 1. ♀ Amithi born 2012-12-24
  2. 2. ♀ Aye Chan May (Aye Shan May) born 1995-08-13
  3. 3. ♂ Chamundi (Magnum) born 1992-05-25
  4. 4. ♀ Farina born 2003-03-20
  5. 5. ♀ Gitana
  6. 6. ♀ Jana born 1976-00-00
  7. 7. ♀ Khaing Hnin Hnin born 1982-09-13
  8. 8. ♀ Luna born 2019-06-08
  9. 9. ♀ Malee born 2019-02-26
  10. 10. ♀ Maly (Malay) born 2013-03-13
  11. 11. ♀ Nang Faa born 2015-05-20
  12. 12. ♂ Po Chin born 2000-07-18
  13. 13. ♀ Praya (Preya) born 1976-00-00
  14. 14. ♂ Ravi born 2017-05-05
  15. 15. ♀ Saphira born 2010-05-07
  16. 16. ♀ Sayang born 1995
  17. 17. ♂ Sayun born 2020-12-18
  18. 18. ♀ Sitara born 2013-10-27
  19. 19. ♀ Soraya born 2010-12-09
  20. 20. ♀ Suzy (Susy) born 1988
  21. 21. ♂ Ta Wan born 2017-09-19
  22. 22. ♂ Thambi born 2016-12-22


See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


Mala was born wild 1964-00-00. and imported 1966? by George Munro


Comments / pictures

 Mala  Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) in Belgium
Photo: © Torbern Klöfkorn, Germany



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References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Mala, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Pairi Daiza (Parc Paradisio) in Belgium. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=500. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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