stillborn an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Cologne Zoo (Zoo Köln)

☨* stillborn
ID Number:EEP Number: 200805 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
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Dead date: 2008-03-11
Death reason: ☨* stillborn:
Location:Cologne Zoo (Zoo Köln)
ArrivalCologne Zoo (Zoo Köln) 2008-03-11
Stillborn:☨* 2008-03-11 captive-born (stillborn)
in Cologne Zoo (Zoo Köln)
Parents: Bindu x Shu Thu Zar
Siblings through the father Bindu:
  1. 1987-12-08 -- † 1987-12-08 (F) stillborn
  2. 1990-06-24 -- † 1990-06-24 (F) stillborn (twin)
  3. 1990-07-22 -- † 1990-07-22 (F) stillborn (twin)
  4. 1993-06-21 -- † 1993-06-21 (M) stillborn
  5. 1998-08-20 -- † 1999-07-26 (M) Ashoka
  6. 2002-08-00 -- † 2002-08-00 (M) killed
  7. 2007-05-09(F) Maha Kumari
  8. 2009-07-27(M) Khin Yadanar Min
  9. 2012-07-25(F) Bindi
  10. 2016-03-16(F) La Min Kyaw
  11. 2020-06-18(F) Leev Ma Rie
Siblings through the mother Shu Thu Zar:
  1. 2012-07-25(F) Bindi
  2. 2016-03-16(F) La Min Kyaw
  3. 2020-06-18(F) Leev Ma Rie
stillborns pedigree:
P I II III

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Sire:
Bindu

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Dame:
Shu Thu Zar

Sire:
Pholon
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Winpap
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Document updated2009-03-04: EEP
Tuesday morning 2008-03-11 a stillborn asian elephant calf was found by the elephant keepers in Zoo Cologne. The birth was scheduled for late April. This was the first baby for the mother, 13 year old Shu Thu Zar, and Cologne veterinarians belive that the baby was dead for over half a year in the mothers uterus.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). stillborn, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Cologne Zoo (Zoo Köln) in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3572. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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