Nayan an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Buenos Aires Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Nayan at Buenos Aires Zoo

Nayan with her daughter Phua Victoria Portena, Buenos Aires Zoo 1905
☨ Nayan
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 846 Notice: Undefined variable: age in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 879 0 years old
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Buenos Aires Zoo
ArrivalBuenos Aires Zoo
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck
Born:* 1879 wild
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1905-02-23 -- † 1908-08-05 Phua Victoria Portena
Document updated2011-06-05: birth year
Gave birth to the first born elephant in a Zoo ever, in 1905.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Nayan, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Buenos Aires Zoo in Argentina. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1194. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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