Fantik an Asian elephant at Franjo Gärtner


 ☨ ♂ Fantik  

Identification

EEP nr9308

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 4 years old
Origin
Born:* 1992-09-29 captive-born
Birth place: in Odessa Zoo

Parents: Tarun x ♀
Death
Dead date: 1996-04-01
Death reason: disease: Rachitis
Locations
Present / last location:Franjo Gärtner, in Croatia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1995-09-26Franjo Gärtner
from Odessa Zoo

Document updated2011-06-22: correction of location
2012-01-30: video
Random literature
Description

† Fantik is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Franjo Gärtner, in Croatia, of disease in 1996-04-01. Official death reason described as Rachitis. (see detailed list).

Origin


Fantik was born captive-born 1992-09-29 at Odessa Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Fantik are: ♂ Tarun (father) and ♀ (mother).


Siblings through the father Tarun:

  1. 1998-07-19(F) Tendi
  2. 2004-10-17 -- † 2006? (M) Duke

Pedigree


Fantiks pedigree:
P I II III

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Comments / pictures

rejected from mother, handreared



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Fantik, an Asian elephant at Franjo Gärtner in Croatia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=947. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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