Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali) an Asian elephant at Zurich Zoo


♀ Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali)
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 7602
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1975-07-01 wild
Birth place:
Imported:1976
Offspring
Total: 6 babies

1. Born 1984-07-27
(dead † 1995-04-02)
Komali EEP id: 8410

2. Born 1989-02-13 Panang EEP id: 8902

3. Born 1994-11-14 Upali EEP id: 9407

4. Born 1997-09-08
(dead † 1999-11-20)
Xian EEP id: 9701

5. Born 2000-06-10
(dead † 2003-10-15)
Aishu EEP id: 20002

6. Born 2005-05-03 Farha EEP id: 200507
Locations
Present / last location:Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1976-03-24Zurich Zoo
from Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo) 1976-03-01
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Document updated2017-03-09: news link

2017-03-09: link to Elefanten-Fotolexikon (Petra Prager) submitted
2017-03-09: link to ele-wiki submitted
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Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali) is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland.

Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali) arrived in Zurich Zoo 1976-03-24, relocated from Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo), in Sri Lanka.

In Zurich Zoo, Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali) lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Chandra born 2002-05-14
  2. ,
  3. Farha born 2005-05-03
  4. ,
  5. Indi born 1986-02-28
  6. ,
  7. Omysha born 2014-06-17
  8. ,
  9. Ruwani born 2017-02-25
  10. ,
  11. Thai born 2004-11-26
  12. ,
  13. Umesh born 2020-02-05
  14. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 1984-07-27 -- † 1995-04-02 Komali EEP id: 8410
  2. (F) 1989-02-13 Panang EEP id: 8902
  3. (M) 1994-11-14 Upali EEP id: 9407
  4. (M) 1997-09-08 -- † 1999-11-20 Xian EEP id: 9701
  5. (M) 2000-06-10 -- † 2003-10-15 Aishu EEP id: 20002
  6. (F) 2005-05-03 Farha EEP id: 200507

Origin


Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali) was born wild 1975-07-01. and imported 1976


Comments / pictures

Ceyla-Himali is the breeder in Zoo Zuerich.



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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali), an Asian at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=33. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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This document was updated: 2020-10-19 03:46:25


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