Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Jaya at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia


♀ Jaya

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1991-00-00 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1991
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2002-08-10
(dead † 2004-04-07)
Larut

2. Born 2005-12-17 Selama
Locations
Present / last location:Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, in Malaysia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1991-09-10Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia

Document updated2020-10-31
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Description

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Jaya is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, in Malaysia.

Jaya arrived Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia 1991-09-10,

In Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia, Jaya lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Bera born 1984-05-01
  2. ,
  3. Jalong born 1988
  4. ,
  5. Mas born 2011-10-30
  6. ,
  7. Matang born 2003-12-07
  8. ,
  9. Selama born 2005-12-17
  10. ,
  11. Setia born 1989-00-00
  12. ,
  13. Tepeng born 2007-06-06
  14. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 2002-08-10 -- † 2004-04-07 Larut
  2. (F) 2005-12-17 Selama

Origin


Jaya was born wild 1991-00-00, captured 1991 .


Comments / pictures

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Jaya, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Taiping Zoo and Night Safari Malaysia in Malaysia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1207. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Mazwin Marjan, Asst. Curator, Zoo Taiping and Night Safari

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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