Matang an Asian elephant at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia


♀ Matang
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 18 years old
Id number
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2003-12-07 captive-born
Birth place: in Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia
Birth weight 70.00 kgs, 154.00 lbs

Parents: Setia x ♀ Bera
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2011-10-30 Mas
Locations
Present / last location:Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, in Malaysia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2003-12-07Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia

Document updated2010-11-10: 
Google map
Random literature
Description

Location


Matang is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, in Malaysia.

Matang arrived in Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia 2003-12-07,

In Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, Matang lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bera born 1984-05-01
  2. ,
  3. Jalong born 1988
  4. ,
  5. Jaya born 1991-00-00
  6. ,
  7. Mas born 2011-10-30
  8. ,
  9. Selama born 2005-12-17
  10. ,
  11. Setia born 1989-00-00
  12. ,
  13. Tepeng born 2007-06-06
  14. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 2011-10-30 Mas

Origin


Matang was born captive-born 2003-12-07 at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia.

Parentage


Parents of Matang are: ♂ Setia (father) and ♀ Bera (mother).


Siblings through the father Setia:

  1. 2002-08-10 -- † 2004-04-07 (F) Larut
  2. 2005-12-17(F) Selama
  3. 2007-06-06(F) Tepeng
  4. 2011-10-30(F) Mas

Pedigree


Matangs pedigree:
P I II III

Matang

Sire:
Setia

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Bera

Sire:
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Sire:
Dame:



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Matang, an Asian at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia in Malaysia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=768. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Mazwin Marjan, Asst. Curator, Zoo Taiping and Night Safari

Links

Internal relevant links

External relevant links (Opens in new window)

    Search more on the web for Matang


    Categories2003 births | Breeding cows | Elephants from Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia | Malaysia | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


    Elephant Encyclopedia and database
    ELEPHANT
    ENCYCLOPEDIA

    Established 1995
    ELEPHANT
    DATABASE
    Established 2006
    Search for keywords
    Your ip: 184.72.102.217