Aishu an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Zurich Zoo

Male ♂ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Aishu at Zurich Zoo

☨ Aishu
ID Number:EEP Number: 20002 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 3 years old
Dead date: 2003-10-15
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
Location:Zurich Zoo
ArrivalZurich Zoo 2000-06-10
Born:* 2000-06-10 captive-born
in Zurich Zoo
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 174.00 kgs, 382.80 lbs
Parents: Maxi x Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali)
Siblings through the father Maxi:
  1. 1984-07-27 -- † 1995-04-02 (F) Komali
  2. 1985-05-24 -- † 1988-07-21 (F) Lohimi
  3. 1986-05-22 -- † 1986-05-22 (F) stillborn
  4. 1989-02-13(F) Panang
  5. 1992-06-13(M) Mac
  6. 1993-12-00 -- † 1993-12-00 () stillborn
  7. 1994-11-14(M) Upali
  8. 1997-09-08 -- † 1999-11-20 (M) Xian
  9. 2002-05-14(F) Chandra
  10. 2005-05-03(F) Farha
  11. 2005-07-24(M) Fahim
  12. 2014-06-17(F) Omysha
Siblings through the mother Ceyla (Ceyla-Himali):
  1. 1984-07-27 -- † 1995-04-02 (F) Komali
  2. 1989-02-13(F) Panang
  3. 1994-11-14(M) Upali
  4. 1997-09-08 -- † 1999-11-20 (M) Xian
  5. 2005-05-03(F) Farha
Aishus pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2009-03-15: EEP nr
2017-03-09: links
Aishu died in less than 24 hours after the first signs of an herpes virus infection.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Aishu, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=93. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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