Nuka an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Veszprem Zoo

Male ♂ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Nuka at Veszprem Zoo

Nuka
ID Number:EEP Number: 201006 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 10 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Veszprem Zoo
ArrivalVeszprem Zoo from Osnabruck Zoo
Osnabruck Zoo 2013-05-07
from Hannover Zoo
Born:* 2010-05-11 captive-born
in Hannover Zoo
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 98.00 kgs, 215.60 lbs
Parents: Nikolai x Farina
Siblings through the father Nikolai:
  1. 2009-01-10 -- † 2009-01-11 (M) noname
  2. 2010-05-07(F) Saphira
  3. 2010-07-25(M) Felix
  4. 2010-08-06(M) Dinkar
  5. 2010-12-09(F) Soraya
  6. 2011-06-18 -- † 2015-12-08 (F) Mumba
  7. 2012-12-24(F) Amithi
  8. 2013-03-13(F) Maly (Malay)
  9. 2013-10-27(F) Sitara
  10. 2013-12-31(M) Taru
  11. 2014-03-17(F) Yumi
  12. 2015-05-20(F) Nang Faa
  13. 2016-12-22(M) Thambi
  14. 2016-12-23(F) Jenny
  15. 2017-01-19(F) Meena
  16. 2017-05-05(M) Ravi
  17. 2020-05-04(M) Vinh
Siblings through the mother Farina:
  1. 2012-12-24(F) Amithi
  2. 2015-05-20(F) Nang Faa
  3. 2019-06-08(F) Luna
Nukas pedigree:
P I II III

Nuka

Sire:
Nikolai

Sire:
Tusko (Sobik)
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Kitty (Mookee)
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Farina

Sire:
Calvin (Chanda)
Sire:
Bandara
Dame:
Kamala
Dame:
Khaing Hnin Hnin
Sire:
Dame:
Document updated2010-07-19:�name
2010-09-20:�picture (Prager)
2013-05-07:�transfered
2016-01-04: transfered
2016-01-04: eep nr

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Nuka, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Veszprem Zoo in Hungary. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5736. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Rob Belterman, Netherlands.

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