Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Bluebonnet at Fort Worth Zoo


♀ Bluebonnet

Identification

SSP nr515

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 23 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1998-12-16 captive-born
Birth place: in Fort Worth Zoo

Parents: Groucho x ♀ Rasha
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2013-08-05 Bowie SSP id: 758
Locations
Present / last location:Fort Worth Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
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1998-12-16Fort Worth Zoo

Document updated2010-05-20: Management
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Description

Location


Bluebonnet is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Fort Worth Zoo, in United States.

Bluebonnet arrived Fort Worth Zoo 1998-12-16,

In Fort Worth Zoo, Bluebonnet lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Angel born 1988-12-30
  2. ,
  3. Belle (Bluebelle) born 2013-07-07
  4. ,
  5. Bowie born 2013-08-05
  6. ,
  7. Casey born 1971
  8. ,
  9. Colonel Tusk (Boy) born 1991-04-04
  10. ,
  11. Rasha born 1971
  12. ,
  13. Romeo born 1993-01-10
  14. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2013-08-05 Bowie SSP id: 758

Origin


Bluebonnet was born captive-born 1998-12-16 at Fort Worth Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Bluebonnet are: ♂ Groucho (father) and ♀ Rasha (mother).


Siblings through the father Groucho:

  1. 1981-08-20 -- † 1983-01-26 (M) Astor
  2. 1996-06-23 -- † 1996-06-23 (M) stillborn (twin)
  3. 1996-06-23 -- † 1996-06-23 (M) stillborn (twin)
  4. 2002-03-14 -- † 2002-03-14 (F) stillborn
  5. 2003-09-19 -- † 2003-09-21 (F) Unnamed
  6. 2013-07-07(F) Belle (Bluebelle)

Siblings through the mother Rasha:

  1. 2003-09-19 - † 2003-09-21 (F) Unnamed
  2. 2013-07-07(F) Belle (Bluebelle)

Pedigree


Bluebonnets ancestral Pedigree:
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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Bluebonnet, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Fort Worth Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=700. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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