Molly at Stuttgart Wilhelma Zoo

Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Molly at Stuttgart Wilhelma Zoo

From left: head elephant keeper Volker Scholl , Molly and Zella.
† Molly
ID Number:EEP Number: 6807 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 45 years old
Status:foot problems
Dead date: 2011-07-13
Death reason: anesthesia: foot problemss
Location:Stuttgart Wilhelma Zoo
ArrivedStuttgart Wilhelma Zoo 1968-05-07
Born:1966 wild India
Document updated2011-07-14: death
2012-03-31: buried
Molly is buried at the castle of Tübingen (Tübinger Schloss).

Sources, among others

  • http://www.tagblatt.de/Home/nachrichten/tuebingen_artikel,-Archaeologen-bestatteten-Elefantendame-heimlich-hinterm-Schloss-_arid,168737.html
  • http://www.wilhelma.de/nc/de/aktuelles-und-presse/pressemitteilungen/2011/14072011-elefantin-molly.html through Heike Schlaupitz

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