Gung at Taronga Zoo

ID Number:   ASMP Number: 59 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male 17 years
Management:Free contact
Location:Taronga Zoo
ArrivedTaronga Zoo 2006-11-05
from Cocos Island Animal Quarantine Station
Cocos Island Animal Quarantine Station 2006-07-30
from Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat)
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal (Wang Chang Ayutthaya Lae Paniat) 2004-00-00
Born:2000 unknown
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 3 babies

  1. (M) 2009-07-04 Luk Chai
  2. (F) 2010-11-02 Tukta
  3. (M) 2016-11-02 Sabai
Document updated2010-12-03: nr
2011-04-19: prev loc

Sources, among others

  • Australasian Region Asian Elephant Studbook (2004) compiled by David Pepper-Edwards, Australia

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