Nuka an Asian elephant at Veszprem Kittenberger Kalman Zoo


♂ Nuka




Identification

EEP nr201006

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 11 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2010-05-11 captive-born
Birth place: in Hannover Zoo
Birth weight 98.00 kgs, 215.60 lbs

Parents: Nikolai x ♀ Farina
Locations
Present / last location:Veszprem Kittenberger Kalman Zoo, in Hungary

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Veszprem Kittenberger Kalman Zoo
from Osnabruck Zoo
Osnabruck Zoo 2013-05-07
from Hannover Zoo

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Description

Location


Nuka is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Veszprem Kittenberger Kalman Zoo, in Hungary.

Nuka arrived Veszprem Kittenberger Kalman Zoo unknown date, relocated from Osnabruck Zoo, in Germany.

In Veszprem Kittenberger Kalman Zoo, Nuka lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Kyan born 2012-11-01
  2. ,
  3. Thuya born 2013-07-15
  4. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Nuka was born captive-born 2010-05-11 at Hannover Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Nuka are: ♂ Nikolai (father) and ♀ Farina (mother).


Siblings through the father Nikolai:

  1. 2009-01-10 -- † 2009-01-11 (M) noname
  2. 2010-05-07(F) Saphira
  3. 2010-07-25(M) Felix
  4. 2010-08-06(M) Dinkar
  5. 2010-12-09(F) Soraya
  6. 2011-06-18 -- † 2015-12-08 (F) Mumba
  7. 2012-12-24(F) Amithi
  8. 2013-03-13(F) Maly (Malay)
  9. 2013-10-27(F) Sitara
  10. 2013-12-31(M) Taru
  11. 2014-03-17(F) Yumi
  12. 2015-05-20(F) Nang Faa
  13. 2016-12-22(M) Thambi
  14. 2016-12-23(F) Jenny
  15. 2017-01-19(F) Meena
  16. 2017-05-05(M) Ravi
  17. 2020-05-04(M) Vinh

Siblings through the mother Farina:

  1. 2012-12-24(F) Amithi
  2. 2015-05-20(F) Nang Faa
  3. 2019-06-08(F) Luna

Pedigree


Nukas pedigree:
P I II III

Nuka

Sire:
Nikolai

Sire:
Tusko (Sobik)
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Kitty (Mookee)
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Farina

Sire:
Calvin (Chanda)
Sire:
Bandara
Dame:
Kamala
Dame:
Khaing Hnin Hnin
Sire:
Dame:



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Nuka, an Asian elephant at Veszprem Kittenberger Kalman Zoo in Hungary. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5736. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Rob Belterman, Netherlands.

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


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