Maliha at St Louis Zoo

Female Asian elephant Maliha at St Louis Zoo

Maliha & Ellie. St Louis Zoo 05/2008. Photo: © Ryan Easley
Maliha
ID Number:   SSP Number: 642 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female 11 years
Management:Protected contact
Location:St Louis Zoo
ArrivedSt Louis Zoo 2006-08-02
Born:2006-08-02 captive-born in
St Louis Zoo
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 169.00 kgs, 371.80 lbs
Parents: Raja x Ellie
Siblings through the father Raja:
  1. 2005-11-19 -- † 2005-11-19 (F) stillborn fetus still in utero
  2. 2007-02-25(F) Jade
  3. 2010-07-08 -- † 2010-07-08 () aborted
  4. 2011-06-24(F) Kenzi
  5. 2013-04-26(F) Priya
Siblings through the mother Ellie:
  1. 1996-07-05(F) Rani
  2. 2010-07-08 -- † 2010-07-08 () aborted
  3. 2013-04-26(F) Priya
Malihas pedigree:
P I II III

Maliha

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Raja

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Onyx (Big Mac)
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Pearl
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Ellie

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Document updated2009-03-02: Text, Image
2010-05-26: text 2 herpes episodes
2011-02-22: SSP RE
In February 2009, after her half-sister Jade showed symptoms of the Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpes virus, Maliha also tested positive for the disease.

Maliha survived two viremia episodes, one with EEHV1B and later with EEHV1A

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