Kim an Asian elephant at Frejus Safari Park


 ☨ ♂ Kim  

Identification

EEP nr7803

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 40 years old
Origin
Born:* 1978-06-21 captive-born
Birth place: in Paris Zoo Vincennes

Parents: Siam x ♀ Billy
Death
Dead date: 2018/2019?
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Frejus Safari Park, in France

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1990-00-00Frejus Safari Park
from Unknown
Unknown 1982-00-00
from Frejus Safari Park
Frejus Safari Park 1980-02-27
from Paris Zoo Vincennes

Document updated2018-09-28: link to EleWiki submitted
2020-03-30: Reported dead at elewiki, sourced from Zooelefant.se
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Description

† Kim is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Frejus Safari Park, in France, of from unknown reasons in 2018/2019?. (see detailed list).

Origin


Kim was born captive-born 1978-06-21 at Paris Zoo Vincennes.

Parentage


Parents of Kim are: ♂ Siam (father) and ♀ Billy (mother).


Siblings through the father Siam:

  1. 1963-02-15 -- † 1994-12-23 (M) Sahib Fridolin
  2. 1965-08-04 -- † 1984-06-21 (F) Madura
  3. 1972-06-17 -- † 1972-06-17 () stillborn
  4. 1972-08-13 -- † 1972-08-13 (F) stillborn
  5. 1976-03-13 -- † 1976-08 (F) August
  6. 1982-06-12 -- † 2000-04-16 (F) Kuala
  7. 1987-03-28 -- † 1987-04-21 (F) Lola
  8. 1989-02-28 -- † 1997-09-25 (M) John (Ben)
  9. 1990-03-31 -- † 2000-06-19 (M) Poona (Salem)
  10. 1992-03-27 -- † 2009-10-29 (M) Sammy
  11. 1993-10-01(F) Nina
  12. 1996-03-17 -- † 1996-03-17 (F) stillborn (twin)
  13. 1996-07-01 -- † 1996-07-01 (M) stillborn (twin)
  14. 1998-05-04(M) Thisiam

Siblings through the mother Billy:

  1. 1976-03-13 - † 1976-08 (F) August
  2. 1982-06-12 - † 2000-04-16 (F) Kuala
  3. 1987-03-28 - † 1987-04-21 (F) Lola
  4. 1989-02-28 - † 1997-09-25 (M) John (Ben)
  5. 1992-03-27 - † 2009-10-29 (M) Sammy

Pedigree


Kims pedigree:
P I II III

Kim

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Siam

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Dame:
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Billy

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Comments / pictures

Contradictory records:

  • EEG states: 1982 sold to a circus, and from the circus to Frejus safaripark.
    In summer 1987 to a private owner, after he wounded Djina in Frejus. 1990 back to Frejus safaripark, where he eventually also covered a female?
  • EEP states he was transfered to Frejus from Paris 1908-02-27, and no more info


  • Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Kim, an Asian elephant at Frejus Safari Park in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=180. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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