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Nayan Hi Way at Chester Zoo

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Male ♂ Asian elephant Nayan Hi Way at Chester Zoo

Photo � Eveline De Wolf, Chester Zoo.
† Nayan Hi Way
ID Number:EEP Number: 201007 - 
Species: Asian elephant
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Dead date: 2013-07-29
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus??
Location:Chester Zoo
ArrivedChester Zoo 2010-07-18
(Todo: problem fetching history (php7,2 upgrade))
Born:2010-07-18 captive-born in
Chester Zoo
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 110.00 kgs, 242.00 lbs
Parents: Upali x Sithami
Siblings through the father Upali:
  1. 2004-03-07(F) Sundara
  2. 2006-11-12 -- † 2009-07-23 (M) Raman
  3. 2011-01-22 -- † 2013-06-03? (F) Jamilah Hi Way
  4. 2012-11-25 -- † 2015-10-27 (M) Hari Hi Way
  5. 2013-01-21 -- † 2015-09-14 (F) Bala Hi Way
  6. 2014-07-17(M) Kavi
  7. 2014-08-19(M) Ashoka
  8. 2014-09-17(F) Samiya
  9. 2016-09-19(F) Zinda
  10. 2017-03-19(F) Avani
  11. 2017-05-15(M) Kabir
  12. 2018-02-10(M) Sanjay
Siblings through the mother Sithami:
  1. 2004-03-07(F) Sundara
  2. 2013-01-21 -- † 2015-09-14 (F) Bala Hi Way
  3. 2017-01-18 -- † 2018-10-25 (M) Aayu Hi Way
Document updated2010-07-20: birth
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2010-09-21:�reason of his name, source
2013-07-29:�dead
2013-07-30:�Possible death reason
2016-01-04: eep nr
Nayan was born at 23.56 on Sunday 18th July, in the herd, in the inside enclosure (which is fully sand substrated). Standing on his feet four minutes later. Mother Sithami and grandmother Thi Hi Way are both nursing him.

He has been named Nayan meaning eye in Hindi.

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