Sitang an Asian elephant at Port Lympne Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Sitang  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 3 years old
Id number
Origin
Born:* 2002-06-30 captive-born
Birth place: in Port Lympne Zoo

Parents: Luka x ♀ Khaing Phyo Phyo
Death
Dead date: 2005-08-15
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Locations
Present / last location:Port Lympne Zoo, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival
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Port Lympne Zoo

Document updated2018-05-09
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Description

† Sitang is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Port Lympne Zoo, in United Kingdom, of disease in 2005-08-15. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus. (see detailed list).

Origin


Sitang was born captive-born 2002-06-30 at Port Lympne Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Sitang are: ♂ Luka (father) and ♀ Khaing Phyo Phyo (mother).


Siblings through the father Luka:

  1. 1990-11-22 -- † 1990-11-22 (M) Hathi
  2. 1995-01-23 -- † 1995-01-23 (F) killed
  3. 1997-05-06(F) Vishesh
  4. 2005-04-11(F) May Tagu
  5. 2005-05-28 -- † 2005-05-28 (M) stillborn
  6. 2005-07-12 -- † 2005-07-12 (F) stillborn
  7. 2020-12-21(M) Yaro

Siblings through the mother Khaing Phyo Phyo:

  1. 1998-02-13(M) Timber
  2. 2005-04-11(F) May Tagu
  3. 2009-05-17(F) Kai Mook (Kai-Mook)
  4. 2015-06-16 - † 2018-05-27 (F) Qiyo
  5. 2018-04-11 - † 2018-06-26 (M) Tarzen

Pedigree


Sitangs pedigree:
P I II III

Sitang

Sire:
Luka

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Mita
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Dame:
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Tisa
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Dame:
Khaing Phyo Phyo

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Sitang, an Asian at Port Lympne Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=146. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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