Bangka an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)

Bangka
ID Number:EEP Number: 20005 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 20 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
ArrivalRotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) 2000-11-28
Born:* 2000-11-28 captive-born
in Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
Parents: Alexander x Irma
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 2010-07-20 Faya, EEP nr: 201008
  2. (M) 2015-08-20 Sunay, EEP nr: 201500
Siblings through the father Alexander:
  1. 1994-12-11(F) Piccolo (Piccolina)
  2. 1999-01-11 -- † 1999-01-12 (M) Willi
  3. 2002-01-20 -- † 2002-12-20 (M) Senang
  4. 2003-05-13(F) Trong Nhi
  5. 2003-07-26(F) Anak
  6. 2004-02-21(M) Sibu
  7. 2005-08-02(F) Yindee
  8. 2007-05-07(F) Asha
  9. 2007-12-28 -- † 2007-12-28 (F) unborn
  10. 2008-02-17(M) Billy (Budi)
  11. 2009-02-10 -- † 2013-12-17 (F) Tonya
  12. 2009-05-17(F) Kai Mook (Kai-Mook)
  13. 2009-11-10(F) Kina
  14. 2012-11-01(M) Kyan
  15. 2015-01-07 -- † 2015-01-07 () stillborn
Siblings through the mother Irma:
  1. 1984-06-16(F) Bernhardine (Bernhardini)
  2. 1990-11-25(F) Yasmin
  3. 1995-03-01 -- † 1998-07-13 (F) Indira
  4. 2004-02-21(M) Sibu
  5. 2007-12-28 -- † 2007-12-28 (F) unborn
Bangkas pedigree:
P I II III

Bangka

Sire:
Alexander

Sire:
Motek
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Warda
Sire:
Dame:

Dame:
Irma

Sire:
Chieng Mai
Sire:
Dame:
Dame:
Buag Hah (Pang Yang)
Sire:
Dame:
Document updated2009-03-26: Pregnant
2009-03-30: Text
2010-07-21: not pregnant
Bangka of Rotterdam is succesfully mated by Timber, the zoo told last week. She is the daughter of Irma, born in 2000. Her father is Alexander, who is temporarely staying in Amersfoort. Timber (11) is the son of Ramon (1970-1998), and Khaing Phyo Phyo of Antwerp Zoo, who also once lived in Rotterdam.
Pregnant Elephants in the Netherlands, The Elephant Commentator, 2009-03-29

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Bangka, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=738. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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