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Ka Yan
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Emmen Zoo in Netherlands

♂ Ka Yan

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Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 2 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 2021-02-19 captive-born
Birth place: in Emmen Zoo
Birth weight 80.00 kgs, 176.00 lbs

Parents: Mekong x ♀ Mingalar Oo
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Emmen Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of arrival

2021-02-19Emmen Zoo
Record history
History of updates2022-08-06

Latest document update2021-02-25 07:58:04
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Ka Yan is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Emmen Zoo, in Netherlands.

Ka Yan arrived in 2021-02-19 to the Emmen Zoo, Ka Yan lives together with 10 other elephants at the Emmen Zoo:

  1. 1. ♂ Ein She Min born 2009-05-23
  2. 2. ♂ Einga-Tha born 2010-03-09
  3. 3. ♀ Ma Ya Yee born 1999-05-02
  4. 4. ♂ Manoa born 2018-06-26
  5. 5. ♂ Mauk born 2018-04-02
  6. 6. ♀ Mingalar Oo born 1992-03-01
  7. 7. ♂ Radza junior (Radza Jr) born 2014-05-16
  8. 8. ♂ Ravi born 2014-07-20
  9. 9. ♀ Shwe Zin born 2007-08-08
  10. 10. ♂ Timber born 1998-02-13

detailed list with arrival dates etc.


Ka Yan was born captive-born 2021-02-19 at Emmen Zoo.


Parents of Ka Yan are: ♂ Mekong (father) and ♀ Mingalar Oo (mother).

Siblings through the father Mekong:

  1. 2002-04-05(M) Voi Nam
  2. 2016-04-05(M) Maxmi­lian
  3. 2016-10-16(F) Sanuk
  4. 2018-04-02(M) Mauk
  5. 2018-06-26(M) Manoa
  6. 2020-07-16 -- † 2020-07-16 (F) stillborn
  7. 2022-05-07(M) Kamon

Siblings through the mother Mingalar Oo:

  1. 2005-08-07(M) Myo Set Kaung
  2. 2008-09-04(M) Yoe Ma
  3. 2011-08-08(M) Shwe Myarr
  4. 2014-05-16(M) Radza junior (Radza Jr)
  5. 2018-04-02(M) Mauk


Ka Yans ancestral Pedigree:

Ka Yan

Sire (f):

Born: ~1982

Sire ff:

Sire fff:
Dame ffm:
Dame fm:

Sire fmf:
Dame fmm:

Dame m:
Mingalar Oo

Born: 1992-03-01

Sire mf:
Naing Thein

Born: 1980-09-26
Sire mff:
Dame mfm:
Dame mm:
Htoo Kin Aye

Born: 1981-04-01
Sire mmf:
Dame mmm:

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Ka Yan, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Emmen Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 7 June 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=8136. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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