Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Maurice at Amersfoort Zoo


♂ Maurice

Identification

EEP nr200102

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 20 years old
Management:Protected contact
Origin
Born:* 2001-06-16 captive-born
Birth place: in La Palmyre Zoo

Parents: Chinto x ♀ Alix
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 2017-03-25
(dead † 2020-04-07)
Yunha EEP id: 201709?

2. Born 2017-09-25
(dead † 2021-04-28?)
Thabo EEP id: 201720?

3. Born 2020-11-12 Yindi EEP id: 00
Locations
Present / last location:Amersfoort Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2014-03-20Amersfoort Zoo
from Sevilla Exotic animals reserve
Sevilla Exotic animals reserve 2007-04-21
from La Palmyre Zoo

Document updated2009-07-07:�correction of error, he was never in Chester

2014-03-23:�transfer

2016-01-03: transfer date
2017-03-27: link to EleWiki submitted
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Description

Location


Maurice is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Amersfoort Zoo, in Netherlands.

Maurice arrived Amersfoort Zoo 2014-03-20, relocated from Sevilla Exotic animals reserve, in Spain.

In Amersfoort Zoo, Maurice lives together with 4 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Indra born 1999-04-05
  2. ,
  3. Khine War War born 1982-08-02
  4. ,
  5. Kina born 2009-11-10
  6. ,
  7. Yindi born 2020-11-12
  8. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


Total: 3 babies

  1. (F) 2017-03-25 -- † 2020-04-07 Yunha EEP id: 201709?
  2. (M) 2017-09-25 -- † 2021-04-28? Thabo EEP id: 201720?
  3. (F) 2020-11-12 Yindi EEP id: 00

Origin


Maurice was born captive-born 2001-06-16 at La Palmyre Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Maurice are: ♂ Chinto (father) and ♀ Alix (mother).


Siblings through the father Chinto:

  1. 1995-10-26 -- † 2018-12-00 (F) Homaline
  2. 1996-07-07 -- † 2005-03-25 (M) Jacky
  3. 2001-05-18 -- † 2001-05-18 (M) stillborn
  4. 2001-11-05(F) Angèle
  5. 2006-01-21 -- † 2006-01-31 (M) Taho
  6. 2006-01-24 -- † 2006-02-10 (F) noname
  7. 2006-01-27(F) Ziha

Siblings through the mother Alix:

  1. 1995-10-26 - † 2018-12-00 (F) Homaline
  2. 2006-01-27(F) Ziha

Pedigree


Maurices ancestral Pedigree:
P I II III

Maurice

Sire:
Chinto

Born: 1969
Dead:

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Alix

Born: 1983-01-05
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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Maurice, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Amersfoort Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 5 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=800. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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