Thong Tai an Asian elephant at Amsterdam Artis Zoo


♀ Thong Tai

Identification

EEP nr9011

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 32 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1989-04-14 unknown
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 5 babies

1. Born 2005-08-02 Yindee EEP id: 200512

2. Born 2009-01-10
(dead † 2009-01-11)
noname EEP id: 200901

3. Born 2011-06-18
(dead † 2015-12-08)
Mumba EEP id: 201108

4. Born 2016-10-16 Sanuk EEP id: 201610

5. Born 2020-05-04 Vinh EEP id: 202009
Locations
Present / last location:Amsterdam Artis Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2003-11-27Amsterdam Artis Zoo
from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) 2002-07-22
from Munster Zoo
Munster Zoo 1994-04-23
from Unknown

Document updated2009-01-10: Calf delivered
2010-03-29: pregnant
2011-06-18: Calf delivered RE
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Description

Location


Thong Tai is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Amsterdam Artis Zoo, in Netherlands.

Thong Tai arrived Amsterdam Artis Zoo 2003-11-27, relocated from Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands.

In Amsterdam Artis Zoo, Thong Tai lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Nikolai born 1993-05-02
  2. ,
  3. Sanuk born 2016-10-16
  4. ,
  5. Vinh born 2020-05-04
  6. ,
  7. Yindee born 2005-08-02
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 2005-08-02 Yindee EEP id: 200512
  2. (M) 2009-01-10 -- † 2009-01-11 noname EEP id: 200901
  3. (F) 2011-06-18 -- † 2015-12-08 Mumba EEP id: 201108
  4. (F) 2016-10-16 Sanuk EEP id: 201610
  5. (M) 2020-05-04 Vinh EEP id: 202009

Origin


Thong Tai was born unknown 1989-04-14.


Comments / pictures

2010-03-29: Pregnant, according to article in de Telegraf



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Thong Tai, an Asian elephant at Amsterdam Artis Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=744. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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