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Tunga at Ieper Zoo (Bellewaerde Park)

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Male ♂ Asian elephant Tunga at Ieper Zoo (Bellewaerde Park)

Tunga March 2008. Photo © Audrey Mealiff
† Tunga
ID Number:EEP Number: 200407 - 
Species: Asian elephant
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Dead date: 2017-10-30
Death reason: disease: bacterial infection
Location:Ieper Zoo (Bellewaerde Park)
ArrivedIeper Zoo (Bellewaerde Park) 2010-04-21
(Todo: problem fetching history (php7,2 upgrade))
Born:2004-10-10 captive-born in
Chester Zoo
Parents: Chang x Jangolie
Siblings through the father Chang:
  1. -- † 2012 () stillborn fetus still in utero
  2. 1993-09-09 -- † 1993-09-09 (F) killed
  3. 1995-12-19 -- † 1997-05-25 (F) Karha
  4. 1997-12-31 -- † 2018-09-07 (F) Sithami
  5. 1998-04-25 -- † 1998-04-25 (M) stillborn
  6. 1998-08-06(F) Tara
  7. 1998-08-27(F) Karishma
  8. 2000-07-18(M) Po Chin
  9. 2000-10-07(M) Assam
  10. 2004-03-05 -- † 2004-03-05 (F) stillborn
  11. 2008-05-04 -- † 2015-11-30 (F) Jade
  12. 2009-05-00 -- † 2009-05-00 () aborted
  13. 2010-11-01 -- † 2010-11-01 () stillborn
  14. 2014-03-19(M) Tom
  15. 2015-05-20 -- † 2015-05-20 (M) Baby Q
  16. 2015-06-16 -- † 2018-05-27 (F) Qiyo
  17. 2017-12-25(F) Suki
  18. 2018-01-13(F) Tun Kai
  19. 2018-04-11 -- † 2018-06-26 (M) Tarzen
Siblings through the mother Jangolie:
  1. 1998-04-25 -- † 1998-04-25 (M) stillborn
  2. 2000-07-18(M) Po Chin
Document updated2010-04-28: transfer to Ieper
2018-03-02: dead

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