Dikija (Dicky) at Riga Zoo

† Dikija (Dicky)
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Dead date: 1952
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Riga Zoo
ArrivedRiga Zoo 1940-00-00
from J. Balodi menagerie
Born:1910 wild
Document updated2009-09-15: death year apr.
There are no straight records, but supposedly Dikija died around 1952 or 1953.

Sources, among others

  • Daiga Leimane, Educator, Riga National Zoological Garden, Latvia

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