stillborn an Asian elephant at Zurich Zoo


 ☨* ♀ stillborn  

Identification

EEP nr8607

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Origin
Stillborn:☨* 1986-05-22 captive-born (stillborn)
Birth place: in Zurich Zoo

Parents: Maxi x ♀ Chhukha (Chukkh)
Death
Dead date: 1986-05-22
Death reason: ☨* stillborn: Veterinarians gave the mother Oxytozin
Locations
Present / last location:Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland

Date of Arrival
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1986-05-22Zurich Zoo

Document updated2009-03-07: birth year
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† stillborn is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland, of ☨* stillborn in 1986-05-22. Official death reason described as Veterinarians gave the mother Oxytozin . (see detailed list).

Origin


stillborn was born captive-born (stillborn) 1986-05-22 at Zurich Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of stillborn are: ♂ Maxi (father) and ♀ Chhukha (Chukkh) (mother).


Siblings through the father Maxi:

  1. 1984-07-27 -- † 1995-04-02 (F) Komali
  2. 1985-05-24 -- † 1988-07-21 (F) Lohimi
  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

Pedigree


stillborns pedigree:
P I II III

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Chhukha (Chukkh)

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Comments / pictures

Died in connection with the birth which was very difficult. Veterinarians gave the mother Oxytozin in order to help the mother during the birth.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). stillborn, an Asian elephant at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=95. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • http://www.upali.ch (Georges Frei, Switzerland)
  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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