Anak an Asian elephant at Dublin Zoo


♀ Anak

Identification

EEP nr200305

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 18 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2003-07-26 captive-born
Birth place: in Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)

Parents: Alexander x ♀ Yasmin
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2014-08-19 Ashoka EEP id: 201409

2. Born 2018-02-10 Sanjay EEP id: 201802? (EEP nr N/A)
Locations
Present / last location:Dublin Zoo, in Ireland

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2006-10-18Dublin Zoo
from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)

Document updated2013-04-11: pregnant
2013-12-02: confirmed pregnant?
2018-05-04: not pregnant
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Description

Location


Anak is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Dublin Zoo, in Ireland.

Anak arrived Dublin Zoo 2006-10-18, relocated from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands.

In Dublin Zoo, Anak lives together with 8 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Asha born 2007-05-07
  2. ,
  3. Avani born 2017-03-19
  4. ,
  5. Bernhardine (Bernhardini) born 1984-06-16
  6. ,
  7. Kabir born 2017-05-15
  8. ,
  9. Samiya born 2014-09-17
  10. ,
  11. Sanjay born 2018-02-10
  12. ,
  13. Yasmin born 1990-11-25
  14. ,
  15. Zinda born 2016-09-19
  16. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2014-08-19 Ashoka EEP id: 201409
  2. (M) 2018-02-10 Sanjay EEP id: 201802? (EEP nr N/A)

Origin


Anak was born captive-born 2003-07-26 at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp).

Parentage


Parents of Anak are: ♂ Alexander (father) and ♀ Yasmin (mother).


Siblings through the father Alexander:

  1. 1994-12-11(F) Piccolo (Piccolina)
  2. 1999-01-11 -- † 1999-01-12 (M) Willi
  3. 2000-11-28(F) Bangka
  4. 2002-01-20 -- † 2002-12-20 (M) Senang
  5. 2003-05-13(F) Trong Nhi
  6. 2004-02-21(M) Sibu
  7. 2005-08-02(F) Yindee
  8. 2007-05-07(F) Asha
  9. 2007-12-28 -- † 2007-12-28 (F) unborn
  10. 2008-02-17(M) Billy (Budi)
  11. 2009-02-10 -- † 2013-12-17 (F) Tonya
  12. 2009-05-17(F) Kai Mook (Kai-Mook)
  13. 2009-11-10(F) Kina
  14. 2012-11-01(M) Kyan
  15. 2015-01-07 -- † 2015-01-07 () stillborn

Siblings through the mother Yasmin:

  1. 2008-02-17(M) Billy (Budi)
  2. 2014-07-17(M) Kavi
  3. 2017-05-15(M) Kabir

Pedigree


Anaks pedigree:
P I II III

Anak

Sire:
Alexander

Sire:
Motek
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Warda
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Yasmin

Sire:
Ramon
Sire:
Moti (Mohti)
Dame:
Mapalay
Dame:
Irma
Sire:
Chieng Mai
Dame:
Buag Hah (Pang Yang)



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Anak, an Asian elephant at Dublin Zoo in Ireland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=601. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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