Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Alana at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation


♀ Alana

Identification

SSP nr198

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 45 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1976 unknown
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 5 babies

1. Born 1993-01-10 Romeo SSP id: 343

2. Born 1997-05-08 Doc SSP id: 420

3. Born 2002-03-05 Asha SSP id: 540

4. Born 2005-06-01 Irvin SSP id: 634

5. Born 2010-04-03 April SSP id: 686
Locations
Present / last location:Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation
from Two Tails Ranch (Patricia Zerbini)
Two Tails Ranch (Patricia Zerbini)
from Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus (Blue Unit)
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus (Blue Unit) 1980-00-00
from Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
Yangon Zoo (Rangoon Zoo)
from Firma Ruhe
Firma Ruhe 1980-00-00
from Myanmar Timber Enterprise (MTE)

Document updated2009-01-25: note reg. arrival date
2013-04-24: pregnant
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Description

Location


Alana is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, in United States.

Alana arrived Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation unknown date, relocated from Two Tails Ranch (Patricia Zerbini), in United States.

In Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, Alana lives together with 23 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Aree born 2005-04-21
  2. ,
  3. Asia (Daisy) born 1968
  4. ,
  5. Aussan (Assam) born 1957
  6. ,
  7. Baby born 1961
  8. ,
  9. Bangko (Bangkok) born 1976
  10. ,
  11. Barack (Rocky) born 2009-01-19
  12. ,
  13. Charlie born 1973
  14. ,
  15. Cora (Noel) born 1965-12-03
  16. ,
  17. Emma (Wally) born 1971
  18. ,
  19. Gunther born 2001-11-18
  20. ,
  21. Icky II born 1978
  22. ,
  23. Irvin born 2005-06-01
  24. ,
  25. Louie (Lovie, Lovey) born 1966
  26. ,
  27. Mala (Lalea) born 1970
  28. ,
  29. Ozzie (Osgood) born 1999-08-16
  30. ,
  31. P.T. born 2002-05-21
  32. ,
  33. Sally born 1974
  34. ,
  35. Sara born 2001-04-16
  36. ,
  37. Sarah born 1957
  38. ,
  39. Shirley born 1995-02-19
  40. ,
  41. Siam II born 1978
  42. ,
  43. Toby born 1961
  44. ,
  45. Vance (Matt) born 1963
  46. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1993-01-10 Romeo SSP id: 343
  2. (M) 1997-05-08 Doc SSP id: 420
  3. (F) 2002-03-05 Asha SSP id: 540
  4. (M) 2005-06-01 Irvin SSP id: 634
  5. (F) 2010-04-03 April SSP id: 686

Origin


Alana was born unknown 1976.


Comments / pictures

Contradictory records:
Buckles Woodcock claim she arrived Ringling 1981.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Alana, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=566. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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