All elephants at Taronga Zoo in Australia

Taronga Zoo has 3 living Asian elephants (1,2).
Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
Pak Boon -
(ASMP 62)
EM - F
PCunknown 1992
Unknown
26 x 2006-11-02 from
Cocos Island Animal Quarantine Station
Tang Mo -
(ASMP 61)
EM - F
PCunknown 1999
Unknown
19 x 2006-11-02 from
Cocos Island Animal Quarantine Station
Jai Dee -
(ASMP 79? (unconfirmed))
EM - M
unknowncaptive-born 2017-05-26
Taronga Zoo
1 Gung (Prawn) x Pak Boon 2017-05-26
Taronga Zoo
Taronga Zoo has 16 dead Asian elephants (2,14).
Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
Ranee I -
(ASMP 22)
EM - F
dead 1971-07-06
33 years after arrival 1938-11-08
unknown:
unknown 1909
India
62 x 1938-11-08 from
Calcutta Zoo (Alipore Zoological gardens)
Sarina -
(ASMP 21)
EM - F
dead 1971-06-06
33 years after arrival 1938-12-04
unknown:
wild 1933
Unknown Singapore
38 x 1938-12-04
Unknown
Ranee -
(ASMP 36)
EM - F
dead 1998-11-29
36 years after arrival 1962-11-01
anesthesia: collapsed 3 days after vaginal tumoural growth operation
wild 1955
Unknown
43 x 1962-11-01 from
Mayfields Kennels and Zoo (H.H. de Souza)
Jenny -
(ASMP 10)
EM - F
dead 1922-05-22
0 years after arrival 1922-05-15
unknown:
unknown 1917
Unknown
5 x 1922-05-15
Unknown
unknown -
(ASMP 25)
EM - F
dead 1956-07-04
9 years after arrival 1947-04-22
unknown:
unknown
Unknown
? x 1947-04-22 from
Unknown
Chinni -
(ASMP 8)
EM - F
dead 1922-05-22
0 years after arrival 1922-05-15
unknown:
unknown 1917
Unknown
5 x 1922-05-15
Unknown
Jill -
(ASMP 19)
EM - F
dead 1977-02-28
42 years after arrival 1935-11-25
anesthesia: arthtritis
unknown 1913
Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
64 x 1935-11-25 from
Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
Cauveri -
(ASMP 34)
EM - F
dead 1958-11-16
0 years after arrival 1958-09-04
unknown:
unknown 1955
Unknown
3 x 1958-09-04
Unknown
Joan -
(ASMP 40)
EM - F
dead 1976-07-10
14 years after arrival 1962-11-01
disease: gangrenous tauil result from bite of another elephant
wild 1958
Unknown
18 x 1962-11-01 from
Mayfields Kennels and Zoo (H.H. de Souza)
Jessie -
(ASMP 4)
EM - F
dead 1939-09-26
23 years after arrival 1916-00-00
unknown:
unknown 1875
Unknown India
64 x 1916-00-00 from
Sydney Zoo (Moore Park)
Nellie -
(ASMP 26)
EM - F
dead 1949-05-21
1 years after arrival 1948-08-16
accident: fell into the dry moat, broke her back
unknown
Unknown India
? x 1948-08-16 from
Mitchell Park Zoo
Tukta -
(ASMP 73)
EM - F
dead 2018-09-03
8 years after arrival 2010-11-02
disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
captive-born 2010-11-02
Taronga Zoo
8 Gung (Prawn) x Pak Boon 2010-11-02
Taronga Zoo
Betty -
(ASMP 42)
EM - F
dead 1963-05-28
0 years after arrival 1963-05-14
euthanised:
unknown
Unknown
? x 1963-05-14 from
Bullens Circus
Doll -
EM - F
dead 1963-05-28
0 years after arrival 1963-05-00
euthanised:

Unknown
? x 1963-05-00 from
Wirth Circus
Gandhi -
(ASMP 28)
EM - M
dead 1968-04-19
18 years after arrival 1950-05-15
unknown:
wild 1912
Unknown
56 x 1950-05-15 from
Bullens Circus
Dundry (Jumbo?) -
(ASMP 7)
EM - M
dead 1923-05-14
5 years after arrival 1918-00-00
euthanised: shot, aggressive
wild
Unknown
? x 1918-00-00 from
Wirth Circus
Taronga Zoo has 3 dead African bush elephants (1,2).
Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
Cheena -
LA - F
dead
0 years after arrival
unknown:
wild
Unknown Tanzania
0 x from
Chori -
LA - F
dead 1979-04-18
unknown: acute heart failure, autopsy showed lung tumors and erosive osteo-arthritis in the knees
wild
Unknown
? x
Unknown
Dumbo -
LA - M
dead 1947-07-14
0 years after arrival 1947-01-00
disease: congenital birth defect
wild 1941
Unknown Congo
6 x 1947-01-00 from
Gangala-na-Bodio Elephant Domestication Center

Taronga Zoo had previously 19 elephants relocated to new location.  

Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
StatusOrigin
Birth
AgeArrival
Departure
Present location
Pathi Harn (71)
EM - M
PC
captive-born
2010-03-10
8 2010-03-10
2015-04-24
Western Plains Zoo
Luk Chai (69)
EM - M
PC
captive-born
2009-07-04
9 2009-07-04
2015-04-30
Western Plains Zoo
Gung (Prawn) (59)
EM - M
PC
unknown
2000
18 2006-11-05
2018-01-30
Western Plains Zoo
Thong Dee (60)
EM - F
PC
unknown
2000
18 2006-11-02
2015-04-30
Western Plains Zoo
Porntip (63)
EM - F
PC
unknown
1992
26 2006-11-02
2015-04-24
Western Plains Zoo
Gigi (38)
EM - F
PC
wild
1958
60 1962-11-01
1968-11-13
Western Plains Zoo
Sabu (66)
EM - F
FC
wild
1958
60 1961-08-21
1961-10-23
Bullens Animal World
Burma (Birma) (52)
EM - F
PC
wild
1959?
59 1961-08-21
1961-10-23
Western Plains Zoo
Minyak
EM - F
dead
2009-12-00
wild
? 1963-00-00
1963-00-00
Perry Brothers circus
Dolly
EM - F
dead

0 1963-00-00
1963-00-00
Sole Brothers Circus
Bambi (68)
EM - F
dead
1996-07-00
wild
1960
36 1963-02-01
1963-05-11
Stardust Circus
Heeman (Heman) (41)
EM - M
dead
2006-12-28
wild
1956
50 1963-02-01
2005-11-05
Western Plains Zoo
Gilda (39)
EM - F
dead
wild
1948
-1948 1962-11-01
1968-11-13
Ashtons Circus
Helene (37)
EM - F
dead
wild
1958
-1958 1962-11-01
1968-10-23
Ridgeways circus
Siam (65)
EM - F
dead
2013-02-00
wild
1957
56 1961-08-21
1961-10-23
Australia Zoo
Bimbo (64)
EM - F
dead
2013-09-00
wild
1959
54 1961-08-21
1961-10-23
Australia Zoo
Saigon
EM - F
FC
wild
?
Perry Brothers circus
Burma
EM - F
dead

0
Perry Brothers circus
Toto (63)
(Local Id 830020)
LA - F
dead
1984-10-14
wild
1968
16 1982-12-02
1983-02-10
Western Plains Zoo
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