Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Nayan Hi Way at Chester Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Nayan Hi Way  
Photo � Eveline De Wolf, Chester Zoo.
Photo � Eveline De Wolf, Chester Zoo.


Identification

EEP nr201007

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 3 years old
Origin
Born:* 2010-07-18 captive-born
Birth place: in Chester Zoo
Birth weight 110.00 kgs, 242.00 lbs

Parents: Upali x ♀ Sithami
Death
Dead: 2013-07-29
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus??
Locations
Present / last location:Chester Zoo, in United Kingdom

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2010-07-18Chester Zoo

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Description

† Nayan Hi Way is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Chester Zoo, in United Kingdom, from disease 2013-07-29. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus??. (see detailed list).

Origin


Nayan Hi Way was born captive-born 2010-07-18 at Chester Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Nayan Hi Way are: ♂ Upali (father) and ♀ Sithami (mother).


Siblings through the father Upali:

  1. 2004-03-07(F) Sundara
  2. 2006-11-12 -- † 2009-07-23 (M) Raman
  3. 2011-01-22 -- † 2013-06-03? (F) Jamilah Hi Way
  4. 2012-11-25 -- † 2015-10-27 (M) Hari Hi Way
  5. 2013-01-21 -- † 2015-09-14 (F) Bala Hi Way
  6. 2014-07-17(M) Kavi
  7. 2014-08-19(M) Ashoka
  8. 2014-09-17(F) Samiya
  9. 2016-09-19(F) Zinda
  10. 2017-03-19(F) Avani
  11. 2017-05-15(M) Kabir
  12. 2018-02-10(M) Sanjay
  13. 2021-06-16(M) Petit Jack

Siblings through the mother Sithami:

  1. 2004-03-07(F) Sundara
  2. 2013-01-21 - † 2015-09-14 (F) Bala Hi Way
  3. 2017-01-18 - † 2018-10-25 (M) Aayu Hi Way

Pedigree


Nayan Hi Ways ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Nayan Hi Way

Sire:
Upali

Born: 1994-11-14

Sire:
Maxi

Born: 1969
Dead: 2020-02-10
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali)

Born: 1975-07-01
Dead: 2020-02-10
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Sithami

Born: 1997-12-31
Dead:

Sire:
Chang

Born: 1981-11-10
Dead: 2020-07-24
Sire:
Chieng Mai
Dame:
Ida
Dame:
Thi Ha Way

Born: 1982
Dead: 2020-09-16
Sire:
Dame:


Comments / pictures

Nayan was born at 23.56 on Sunday 18th July, in the herd, in the inside enclosure (which is fully sand substrated). Standing on his feet four minutes later. Mother Sithami and grandmother Thi Hi Way are both nursing him.

He has been named Nayan meaning eye in Hindi.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Nayan Hi Way, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Chester Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5929. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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