Komali an Asian elephant at Zurich Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Komali  

Identification

EEP nr8410

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 11 years old
Origin
Born:* 1984-07-27 captive-born
Birth place: in Zurich Zoo

Parents: Maxi x ♀ Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali)
Death
Dead date: 1995-04-02
Death reason: euthanised: aggressive
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1993-12-00
(dead † 1993-12-00)
stillborn
Locations
Present / last location:Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1984-07-27Zurich Zoo

Document updated2017-03-09: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
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† Komali is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland, of euthanised in 1995-04-02. Official death reason described as aggressive. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. () 1993-12-00 -- † 1993-12-00 stillborn

Origin


Komali was born captive-born 1984-07-27 at Zurich Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Komali are: ♂ Maxi (father) and ♀ Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali) (mother).


Siblings through the father Maxi:

  1. 1985-05-24 -- † 1988-07-21 (F) Lohimi
  2. 1986-05-22 -- † 1986-05-22 (F) stillborn
  3. 1989-02-13(F) Panang
  4. 1992-06-13(M) Mac
  5. 1993-12-00 -- † 1993-12-00 () stillborn
  6. 1994-11-14(M) Upali
  7. 1997-09-08 -- † 1999-11-20 (M) Xian
  8. 2000-06-10 -- † 2003-10-15 (M) Aishu
  9. 2002-05-14(F) Chandra
  10. 2005-05-03(F) Farha
  11. 2005-07-24(M) Fahim
  12. 2014-06-17(F) Omysha

Siblings through the mother Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali):

  1. 1989-02-13(F) Panang
  2. 1994-11-14(M) Upali
  3. 1997-09-08 - † 1999-11-20 (M) Xian
  4. 2000-06-10 - † 2003-10-15 (M) Aishu
  5. 2005-05-03(F) Farha

Pedigree


Komalis pedigree:
P I II III

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Comments / pictures

Komali was the first elephant born in Zuerich Zoo. In her teenages she became more and more difficult, and was finally euthanized 1995.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Komali, an Asian elephant at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=94. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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