Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Bala Hi Way at Chester Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Bala Hi Way  

Identification

EEP nr201301

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 2 years old
Origin
Born:* 2013-01-21 captive-born
Birth place: in Chester Zoo

Parents: Upali x ♀ Sithami
Death
Dead: 2015-09-14
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Locations
Present / last location:Chester Zoo, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2013-01-21Chester Zoo

Document updated2013-02-18: father corrected from Chang to Upali
2015-12-30: death
2016-01-03: eep nr
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Description

† Bala Hi Way is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Chester Zoo, in United Kingdom, from disease 2015-09-14. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus. (see detailed list).

Origin


Bala Hi Way was born captive-born 2013-01-21 at Chester Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Bala Hi Way are: ♂ Upali (father) and ♀ Sithami (mother).


Siblings through the father Upali:

  1. 2004-03-07(F) Sundara
  2. 2006-11-12 -- † 2009-07-23 (M) Raman
  3. 2010-07-18 -- † 2013-07-29 (M) Nayan Hi Way
  4. 2011-01-22 -- † 2013-06-03? (F) Jamilah Hi Way
  5. 2012-11-25 -- † 2015-10-27 (M) Hari Hi Way
  6. 2014-07-17(M) Kavi
  7. 2014-08-19(M) Ashoka
  8. 2014-09-17(F) Samiya
  9. 2016-09-19(F) Zinda
  10. 2017-03-19(F) Avani
  11. 2017-05-15(M) Kabir
  12. 2018-02-10(M) Sanjay
  13. 2021-06-16(M) Petit Jack

Siblings through the mother Sithami:

  1. 2004-03-07(F) Sundara
  2. 2010-07-18 - † 2013-07-29 (M) Nayan Hi Way
  3. 2017-01-18 - † 2018-10-25 (M) Aayu Hi Way

Pedigree


Bala Hi Ways ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Bala Hi Way

Sire:
Upali

Born: 1994-11-14

Sire:
Maxi

Born: 1969
Dead: 2020-02-10
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali)

Born: 1975-07-01
Dead: 2020-02-10
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Sithami

Born: 1997-12-31
Dead:

Sire:
Chang

Born: 1981-11-10
Dead: 2020-07-24
Sire:
Chieng Mai
Dame:
Ida
Dame:
Thi Ha Way

Born: 1982
Dead: 2020-09-16
Sire:
Dame:


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2015-09-16: Bala Hi Way, who was born in January 2013, became ill over the weekend and was being treated by veterinary teams at the zoo. Despite their efforts, the animal died on Monday night, the zoo confirmed.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Bala Hi Way, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Chester Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=13176. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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