Sanuk an Asian elephant at Amsterdam Artis Zoo


♀ Sanuk
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 5 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 201610
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2016-10-16 captive-born
Birth place: in Amsterdam Artis Zoo

Parents: Mekong x ♀ Thong Tai
Locations
Present / last location:Amsterdam Artis Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of Arrival
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2016-10-16Amsterdam Artis Zoo

Document updated2016-10-17: birth

2016-12-12: unkn eep nr

2016-12-12: temp eep nr
2017-04-03: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

Location


Sanuk is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Amsterdam Artis Zoo, in Netherlands.

Sanuk arrived in Amsterdam Artis Zoo 2016-10-16,

In Amsterdam Artis Zoo, Sanuk lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Nikolai born 1993-05-02
  2. ,
  3. Thong Tai born 1989-04-14
  4. ,
  5. Vinh born 2020-05-04
  6. ,
  7. Yindee born 2005-08-02
  8. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Sanuk was born captive-born 2016-10-16 at Amsterdam Artis Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Sanuk are: ♂ Mekong (father) and ♀ Thong Tai (mother).


Siblings through the father Mekong:

  1. 2002-04-05(M) Voi Nam
  2. 2016-04-05(M) Maxmi­lian
  3. 2018-04-02(M) Mauk
  4. 2018-06-26(M) Manoa
  5. 2020-07-16 -- † 2020-07-16 (F) stillborn

Siblings through the mother Thong Tai:

  1. 2005-08-02(F) Yindee
  2. 2009-01-10 - † 2009-01-11 (M) noname
  3. 2011-06-18 - † 2015-12-08 (F) Mumba
  4. 2020-05-04(M) Vinh

Pedigree


Sanuks pedigree:
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Thong Tai

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Sanuk, an Asian at Amsterdam Artis Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=16544. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2016 births | Elephants from Amsterdam Artis Zoo | Netherlands | Asian elephants



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


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