Sibu an Asian elephant at Eindhoven Zoo


♂ Sibu
Sibu. Rotterdam Zoo 05/20/2008. Photo: © Peter Stolk.
Sibu. Rotterdam Zoo 05/20/2008. Photo: © Peter Stolk.


Identification

EEP nr200401

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 17 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2004-02-21 captive-born
Birth place: in Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)

Parents: Alexander x ♀ Irma
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2018-03-27 Jing EEP id: 201804? (EEP nr N/A)

2. Born 2021-02-05 Rashmi EEP id: 202101
Locations
Present / last location:Eindhoven Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2008-07-09Eindhoven Zoo
from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)

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Description

Location


Sibu is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Eindhoven Zoo, in Netherlands.

Sibu arrived Eindhoven Zoo 2008-07-09, relocated from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands.

In Eindhoven Zoo, Sibu lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Htoo Yin Aye born 1981-08-05
  2. ,
  3. Jing born 2018-03-27
  4. ,
  5. Ma Palai born 1998-03-08
  6. ,
  7. Rashmi born 2021-02-05
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 2 babies

  1. (F) 2018-03-27 Jing EEP id: 201804? (EEP nr N/A)
  2. (M) 2021-02-05 Rashmi EEP id: 202101

Origin


Sibu was born captive-born 2004-02-21 at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp).

Parentage


Parents of Sibu are: ♂ Alexander (father) and ♀ Irma (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. 2003-07-26(F) Anak
  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 Irma:

  1. 1984-06-16(F) Bernhardine (Bernhardini)
  2. 1990-11-25(F) Yasmin
  3. 1995-03-01 - † 1998-07-13 (F) Indira
  4. 2000-11-28(F) Bangka
  5. 2007-12-28 - † 2007-12-28 (F) unborn

Pedigree


Sibus pedigree:
P I II III

Sibu

Sire:
Alexander

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

Dame:
Irma

Sire:
Chieng Mai
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Buag Hah (Pang Yang)
Sire:
Dame:



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Sibu, an Asian elephant at Eindhoven Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=739. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Martijn Fabrie
  • Egbert Plas, Dierenrijk, Netherlands.

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