Alix an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at La Palmyre Zoo

ID nr:EEP Number: 8303 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:La Palmyre Zoo
ArrivalLa Palmyre Zoo 1991-01-11 from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo 1991-01-09
from Amersfoort Zoo
Amersfoort Zoo 1990-10-15
from Soest Zoo
Soest Zoo 1990-09-00
from E.A.G. van den Brink
Born:* 1983-01-05 unknown Myanmar
Freight:By boat from Rangoon, Burma to Rotterdam
Offspring and year of birth:
  1. (F) 1995-10-26 -- † 2018-12-00 Homaline, EEP nr: 9506
  2. (M) 2001-06-16 Maurice, EEP nr: 200102
  3. (F) 2006-01-27 Ziha, EEP nr: 200603
Document updated0000-00-00

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Alix, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at La Palmyre Zoo in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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