Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Hanako at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium


 ☨ ♀ Hanako  

Identification

SSP nr51

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 57 years old
Status:sick
Origin
Born:* 1963-09-24 captive-born
Birth place: in Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)

Parents: Thonglaw x ♀ Tuy Hoa
Death
Dead: 2020-02-15
Death reason: euthanised: Cancer in foot
Offspring
Total: 4 babies

1. Born 1973-08-04
(dead † 1973-08-07)
noname SSP id: 62

2. Born 1976-02-17
(dead † 1976-03-05)
noname SSP id: 65

3. Born 1978-03-15
(dead † 1978-04-29)
Sumek (Myow) SSP id: 66

4. Born 1982-10-01
(dead † 2012-01-11)
Sabu (Look Chai) SSP id: 69
Locations
Present / last location:Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1997-12-09Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
from Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)
Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo) 1976-02-11
from Los Angeles Zoo
Los Angeles Zoo 1974-10-28
from Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo)

Document updated2009-03-22: Management RE
2009-10-07: Text RE
2011-04-08: Source RE
2018-03-31: Kdiagnosed with cancer
Random literature
Description

† Hanako is a dead sick Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, in United States, from euthanised 2020-02-15. Official death reason described as Cancer in foot. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1973-08-04 -- † 1973-08-07 noname SSP id: 62
  2. (F) 1976-02-17 -- † 1976-03-05 noname SSP id: 65
  3. (F) 1978-03-15 -- † 1978-04-29 Sumek (Myow) SSP id: 66
  4. (M) 1982-10-01 -- † 2012-01-11 Sabu (Look Chai) SSP id: 69

Origin


Hanako was born captive-born 1963-09-24 at Portland Zoo (Metro Washington Park Zoo).

Parentage


Parents of Hanako are: ♂ Thonglaw (father) and ♀ Tuy Hoa (mother).


Siblings through the father Thonglaw:

  1. 1962-04-14 -- † 2017-02-09 (M) Packy
  2. 1962-10-02 -- † 1996-02-13 (F) Me-Tu
  3. 1963-09-15 -- † 1977 (M) Dino
  4. 1965-12-03(F) Cora (Noel)
  5. 1966-08-09 -- † 1978-05-05 (M) Teak (Rajah)
  6. 1968-09-29 -- † 1968-10-04 (F) Droopy
  7. 1970-03-25 -- † 1970-03-25 (F) stillborn or killed?
  8. 1970-04-26 -- † 2004-07-21 (F) Tina
  9. 1970-05-13(F) Judy
  10. 1972-07-19 -- † 1983 (M) McClane (Gabriel)
  11. 1973-01-09 -- † 1976 (M) Stretch (Tuskanini)
  12. 1973-06-17 -- † 1995-08-28 (M) Stoney
  13. 1973-08-04 -- † 1973-08-07 (M) noname
  14. 1973-10-31 -- † 1986-10-26 (F) Emma (M&M)

Siblings through the mother Tuy Hoa:

  1. 1970-03-25 - † 1970-03-25 (F) stillborn or killed?
  2. 1972-07-19 - † 1983 (M) McClane (Gabriel)

Pedigree


Hanakos ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Hanako

Sire:
Thonglaw

Born: 1947-00-00
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Tuy Hoa

Born: 1955
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Comments / pictures

2018-03-22: Diagnosed with cancer in her left front foot
2020-02-15: euthanized



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Hanako, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 3 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1355. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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