Victor an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo


♂ Victor
Victor. Berlin Zoo 2007. Photo: © Petra Prager, Berlin
Victor. Berlin Zoo 2007. Petra Prager, Berlin, Germany.


Identification

EEP nr9306

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 28 years old
Body height: 3.20 meter, 10.5 feet
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 1993-10-23 captive-born
Birth place: in Ramat Gan Zoo

Parents: Motek x ♀ Warda
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 2005-06-15
(dead † 2011-04-05)
Shaina Pali EEP id: 200509

2. Born 2009-03-15
(dead † 2011-05-27)
Ko Raya EEP id: 200900

3. Born 2012-08-12 Anchali EEP id: 201211
Locations
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2000-09-22Berlin Zoo
from Ramat Gan Zoo

Document updated2009-03-24: New record
2012-09-18: Text
2018-07-10: height
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Description

Location


Victor is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Berlin Zoo, in Germany.

Victor arrived Berlin Zoo 2000-09-22, relocated from Ramat Gan Zoo, in Israel.

In Berlin Zoo, Victor lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Anchali born 2012-08-12
  2. ,
  3. Carla born 1973-00-00
  4. ,
  5. Drumbo (Mary) born 1970-00-00
  6. ,
  7. Pang Pha born 1987-03-01
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 3 babies

  1. (F) 2005-06-15 -- † 2011-04-05 Shaina Pali EEP id: 200509
  2. (F) 2009-03-15 -- † 2011-05-27 Ko Raya EEP id: 200900
  3. (F) 2012-08-12 Anchali EEP id: 201211

Origin


Victor was born captive-born 1993-10-23 at Ramat Gan Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Victor are: ♂ Motek (father) and ♀ Warda (mother).


Siblings through the father Motek:

  1. 1973 -- † 1973 () noname
  2. 1976 -- † 1979 () noname
  3. 1978(M) Alexander
  4. 1982-03-08 -- † 1985-03-30 (M) Igal
  5. 1985-01-31(F) Lilly (Israela)
  6. 1987-05-15(F) Phoebe
  7. 1990 -- † 1990 (F) miscarriage
  8. 1991-01-06(F) Wered (Weked)
  9. 1993-11-16 -- † 1993-11-16 (F) miscarriage
  10. 1994-08-19(M) Ngam
  11. 1996-05-24(M) Teddy (Villi, Vermouth, Nat)
  12. 2000-04-09 -- † 2000-05-07 (F) Victoria
  13. 2000-05-01(F) Vivi
  14. 2002-08-18(M) Winner
  15. 2006-03-11(F) La Belle
  16. 2006-07-22(M) Pili
  17. 2013-08-02(F) Latangi
  18. 2013-10-02(F) Lalana
  19. 2020-03-18(M) Philo

Siblings through the mother Warda:

  1. 1973 - † 1973 () noname
  2. 1976 - † 1979 () noname
  3. 1978(M) Alexander
  4. 1982-03-08 - † 1985-03-30 (M) Igal
  5. 1985-01-31(F) Lilly (Israela)
  6. 1987-05-15(F) Phoebe
  7. 1991-01-06(F) Wered (Weked)
  8. 1996-05-24(M) Teddy (Villi, Vermouth, Nat)
  9. 2000-05-01(F) Vivi
  10. 2002-08-18(M) Winner
  11. 2006-07-22(M) Pili

Pedigree


Victors pedigree:
P I II III

Victor

Sire:
Motek

Sire:
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Dame:
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Dame:
Warda

Sire:
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Dame:
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Comments / pictures

Ko Raya is the second calf Victor and Pang Pha have had together. Victor was born sixteen years previously at the Ramat Gan Zoo in Israel, while Pang Pha is 22 years old and has had one other calf sired by another bull in 2000.


Photo: Petra Prager, Berlin



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Victor, an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 14 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=488. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Ryan Easley, USA

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