Califa an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Hannover Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Califa at Hannover Zoo

Califa
ID Number:EEP Number: 200301 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 17 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Hannover Zoo
ArrivalHannover Zoo 2003-02-02
Born:* 2003-02-02 captive-born
in Hannover Zoo
Parents: Calvin (Chanda) x Manari
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (M) 2010-07-25 Felix, EEP nr: 201009
  2. (F) 2014-03-17 Yumi, EEP nr: 201404
  3. (F) 2016-12-23 Jenny, EEP nr: 201613
Siblings through the father Calvin (Chanda):
  1. 1998-05-04(M) Samson
  2. 1998-07-30 -- † 1999-03-22 (F) Annie
  3. 1998-08-21 -- † 2002-08-08 (M) Amos
  4. 1998-11-29(M) Albert
  5. 1999-10-21(M) George
  6. 2001-04-29(M) Johnson
  7. 2001-11-25(M) Kandula
  8. 2003-03-20(F) Farina
  9. 2005-10-28(M) Tarak
  10. 2008-05-06(M) Shanti
  11. 2011-03-11 -- † 2011-05-06 (M) Sethi
  12. 2011-04-12(F) Rashmi
  13. 2014-02-04 -- † 2016-01-23 (F) Sumitra (OST Nr.3)
  14. 2017-07-08(M) Chandru
Siblings through the mother Manari:
  1. 2010-08-06(M) Dinkar
  2. 2013-12-31(M) Taru
  3. 2017-01-19(F) Meena
Califas pedigree:
P I II III

Califa

Sire:
Calvin (Chanda)

Sire:
Bandara
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Kamala
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Manari

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Document updated2009-03-24: pregnant
2010-05-08: expecting date
2010-07-27: not pregnant
2014-03-22: mother

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Califa, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Hannover Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=227. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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