Num-Oi an Asian elephant at Melbourne Zoo


♀ Num-Oi
Bong Su, Dokkoon, Num Oi, Kulab and Mek Kapah. Melbourne Zoo 2008. Photo: © Molly Flora
Bong Su, Dokkoon, Num Oi, Kulab and Mek Kapah. Melbourne Zoo 2008. Photo: © Molly Flora


Identification

Chip id Number11-4773-092A
Local id Number A60408
ASMP nr56

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 20 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2001 captive-born
Birth place: in Satuek District unspecified owner

Parents: Num Sek x ♀ Lampoon
Imported:2004
Freight:Air cargo
Offspring
Total: 2 babies

1. Born 2013-01-17
(dead † 2013-12-03)
Sanook

2. Born 2016-06-15
(dead † 2016-08-02)
Willow
Locations
Present / last location:Melbourne Zoo, in Australia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2006-11-06Melbourne Zoo
from Cocos Island Animal Quarantine Station
Cocos Island Animal Quarantine Station 2006-07-30
from Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal 2004-00-00
from Satuek District unspecified owner

Document updated2010-01-17: Image, Text RE
2010-11-30: number
2011-04-19: prev loc
2011-08-21: Pregnant RE
2012-03-13: local id, parents, chip nr
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Description

Location


Num-Oi is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Melbourne Zoo, in Australia.

Num-Oi arrived Melbourne Zoo 2006-11-06, relocated from Cocos Island Animal Quarantine Station, in Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

In Melbourne Zoo, Num-Oi lives together with 6 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Chaba born 1993
  2. ,
  3. Kulab born 2000
  4. ,
  5. Luk Chai born 2009-07-04
  6. ,
  7. Mali born 2010-01-16
  8. ,
  9. Man Jai born 2013-12-08
  10. ,
  11. Mek Kapah born 1973
  12. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 2013-01-17 -- † 2013-12-03 Sanook
  2. (F) 2016-06-15 -- † 2016-08-02 Willow

Origin


Num-Oi was born captive-born 2001 at Satuek District unspecified owner. and imported 2004, Air cargo

Parentage


Parents of Num-Oi are: ♂ Num Sek (father) and ♀ Lampoon (mother).


Siblings through the father Num Sek:

  1. (F) Pạng Nam Petch (พังน้ำเพชร)
  2. (F) Pang Num Aoy
  3. () Tap Tim
  4. (M) Kwan
  5. 2000(F) Pang Som Sri (Lum Yai)
  6. 2003(M) Sirimongkol (พลายศิริมงคล)
  7. 2006-01-03(F) Meena
  8. 2009-02-03(M) Chai Mongkol
  9. 2018-03-17(M) Samson

Pedigree


Num-Ois pedigree:
P I II III

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Comments / pictures

Num-oi was announced pregnant in a press release in mid August.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Num-Oi, an Asian elephant at Melbourne Zoo in Australia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=586. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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