Kadira at Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)

† Kadira
ID Number:EEP Number: 7114 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 33 years old
Dead date: 2002-08-13
Death reason: euthanised: during the Elbe flooding catastrophe
Location:Prague Zoo (Zoo Praha)
ArrivedPrague Zoo (Zoo Praha) 1971-09-19
from Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo) 1969-06-18
Born:1969 wild Sri Lanka
Document updated2007-05-01
Euthanized during the catastrophe when the dammwalls in the river had to be opened in late summer 2002, when the water from the river partly drowned the Zoo in Prague.

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