Mara
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park in Japan

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Mara  dead elephant

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 6 years old
Body height: 0.93 meter, 3.1 feet
Origin
Born:* 2011-09-17 captive-born
Birth place: in Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park
Birth weight 90.50 kgs, 199.10 lbs

Parents: Dana x ♀ Asha
Death
Dead: 2017-08-13
Death reason: unknown: twisted intestine
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park, in Japan

Date of arrival

2011-09-17Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park
Record history
History of updates2018-03-14: dead

Latest document update2020-11-05 19:38:27
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Biography

† Mara is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2017-08-13 at Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park, in Japan, . Official death reason described as twisted intestine.

Origin


Mara was born captive-born 2011-09-17 at Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park.

Parentage


Parents of Mara are: ♂ Dana (father) and ♀ Asha (mother).

Siblings through the father Dana:

  1. 2003-03-30 -- † 2003-03-30 () stillborn
  2. 2009? -- † 2009? (F) stillborn
  3. 2016-10-27 -- † 2017-12-07 (M) Genki

Siblings through the mother Asha:

  1. 2016-10-27 - † 2017-12-07 (M) Genki

Pedigree


Maras ancestral Pedigree:
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Dana

Born: 1971

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Asha

Born: 1977

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Comments / pictures

2011: On Sept. 17 at 12:30 a.m., as ASHA gave birth to a female calf, the fourth successful birth in captivity in Japan of an Asian elephant and the first for an elephant belonging to the Ueno Zoo. The calf weighed 90.5 kilograms and was 93 centimeters tall.

2017-08-14: Young Asian elephant Mara passed away on Aug. 13 at the Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park here. She was 5 years and 11 months old, and succumbed to a twisted intestine. According to the zoo, Mara had been suffering from diarrhea for the last few days, but her appetite was unchanged, and she underwent her rehabilitation exercises as usual in the morning. However, roughly 50 minutes later, she stopped moving and floated sideways in the pool. The zoo keepers attempted to revive her, but discovered that she had stopped breathing.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Mara, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park in Japan. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7365. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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