Astra at Prospect Park Zoo

† Astra
ID Number:   SSP Number: T2107 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female 22 years
Dead date: 1958-06-00
Death reason: euthanised: shot, aggressive
Location:Prospect Park Zoo
ArrivedProspect Park Zoo 1950-06-00
from Trefflichs Bird and Animal Company (Henry Trefflich)
Trefflichs Bird and Animal Company (Henry Trefflich)
from Prospect Park Zoo
Prospect Park Zoo 1938-00-00
Born:1936 wild

The North American Regional Studbook lists this elephant with a Temporary Studbook Number, lacking "supporting documentation to validate their identity."

Astra was given as a gift from the Department Store "Abraham and Strauss".

Records about Astra was updated 2007-04-21

Sources, among others

Internal relevant links