Voi Nam an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo


♂ Voi Nam

Identification

EEP nr200203

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 19 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2002-04-05 captive-born
Birth place: in Leipzig Zoo

Parents: Mekong x ♀ Trinh
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2020-01-11 Kiran EEP id: 202001
Locations
Present / last location:Leipzig Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2015-05-12Leipzig Zoo
from Heidelberg Zoo
Heidelberg Zoo 2010-06-24
from Leipzig Zoo

Document updated2010-06-24: transfer
2013-02-18: pc
2020-06-27: update location Leipzig
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Description

Location


Voi Nam is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Leipzig Zoo, in Germany.

Voi Nam arrived Leipzig Zoo 2015-05-12, relocated from Heidelberg Zoo, in Germany.

In Leipzig Zoo, Voi Nam lives together with 9 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Astra born 1980-00-00
  2. ,
  3. Don Chung born 1982-11-00
  4. ,
  5. Edgar born 2016-01-01
  6. ,
  7. Kewa born 1983-00-00
  8. ,
  9. Kiran born 2020-01-11
  10. ,
  11. Pantha born 2012-06-01
  12. ,
  13. Rani born 2009-07-03
  14. ,
  15. Saida born 1973-00-00
  16. ,
  17. Thuza born 2008-12-13
  18. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (M) 2020-01-11 Kiran EEP id: 202001

Origin


Voi Nam was born captive-born 2002-04-05 at Leipzig Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Voi Nam are: ♂ Mekong (father) and ♀ Trinh (mother).


Siblings through the father Mekong:

  1. 2016-04-05(M) Maxmi­lian
  2. 2016-10-16(F) Sanuk
  3. 2018-04-02(M) Mauk
  4. 2018-06-26(M) Manoa
  5. 2020-07-16 -- † 2020-07-16 (F) stillborn
  6. 2021-02-19(M) Ka Yan

Pedigree


Voi Nams pedigree:
P I II III

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Trinh

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Voi Nam, an Asian elephant at Leipzig Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=405. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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