Mekong at Emmen Zoo

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Mekong at Emmen Zoo

Mekong in Prague Zoo, 2009. Photo Daniela Dunger
Mekong
ID Number:EEP Number: 8405 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 36 years old (approximate age)
Body weight: 5300.00 kg, 11660.00 lbs
Management:Protected contact
Location:Emmen Zoo
ArrivedEmmen Zoo 2016-01-26
from Amsterdam Artis Zoo
Amsterdam Artis Zoo 2014-12-04
from Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)
Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha) 2009-11-27
from Leipzig Zoo
Leipzig Zoo 1984-05-09
from Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo) 1983-00-00
from Dak Lak province unspecified camp
Born:~1982 wild Vietnam
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 5 babies

  1. (M) 2002-04-05 Voi Nam, EEP nr: 200203
  2. (M) 2016-04-05 Maxmi­lian, EEP nr: 201605 ? (unconfirmed)
  3. (F) 2016-10-16 Sanuk, EEP nr: 201610? (nr not confirmed)
  4. (M) 2018-04-02 Mauk, EEP nr: 201805? (EEP nr N/A)
  5. (M) 2018-06-26 Manoa
Document updated2009-11-27: transfered to Prague Zoo
2009-12-16: photo of Mekong in Prague
2012-02-29: weight
2016-01-03: transfer 
2016-12-14: transfer 
2018-05-16: origin Dak lak

Mekong in Leipzig. Photo Petra Prager

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