All elephants at Smithsonian National Zoological Park in United States

Smithsonian National Zoological Park has 7 living Asian elephants (1,6).
Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
Shanthi -
(SSP 165)
EM - F
PCwild 1976
Unknown Sri Lanka
42 x 1992-11-12 from
Syracuse Zoo (Rosamond Gifford Zoo)
Bozie -
(SSP 77)
EM - F
PCwild 1975
Unknown Sri Lanka
43 x 2013-05-22 from
Baton Rouge Zoo
Ambika -
(SSP 166)
EM - F
PCwild 1948
Unknown India
70 x 1961-04-14
Unknown
Maharani (Rani) -
(SSP 307)
EM - F
FCcaptive-born 1990-07-14
Calgary Zoo
28 Bandara x Kamala 2014-05-22 from
Calgary Zoo
Kamala -
(SSP 145)
EM - F
FCwild 1975-09-00
Unknown Sri Lanka
43 x 2014-05-22 from
Calgary Zoo
Swarna -
(SSP 146)
EM - F
PCwild 1975
Unknown Sri Lanka
43 x 2014-05-22 from
Calgary Zoo
Spike (Ganesha) -
(SSP 141)
EM - M
FCcaptive-born 1981-07-02
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
37 Dahlip (Dalip) x Seetna 2018-03-24 from
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (Busch Gardens Africa)
Smithsonian National Zoological Park has 11 dead Asian elephants (3,8).
Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
Ollie -
(SSP 480)
EM - F
dead 1973-12-03
0 years after arrival 1973-10-15
unknown:
wild 1971
Unknown Thailand
2 x 1973-10-15 from
Salisbury Zoo
Kechil -
(SSP 483)
EM - F
dead 1947-10-29
29 years after arrival 1918-12-10
unknown:
wild 1915
Unknown Indonesia
32 x 1918-12-10 from
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Babe (Babylon) -
(SSP 481)
EM - F
dead 1937-08-12
3 years after arrival 1934-05-16
disease: collapsed
wild 1877
Unknown India
60 x 1934-05-16 from
Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Hitam -
(SSP 484)
EM - F
dead 1925-06-26
7 years after arrival 1918-12-10
unknown:
wild 1916
Unknown Indonesia
9 x 1918-12-10 from
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Jayathu -
(SSP 298)
EM - F
dead 1984-08-29
0 years after arrival 1984-06-11
unknown:
wild 1983-01-00
Unknown Sri Lanka
1 x 1984-06-11 from
Sri Lanka National Zoological Gardens (Dehiwela Zoo)
Shanti -
(SSP 487)
EM - F
dead 1976-12-15
26 years after arrival 1950-04-16
unknown:
wild 1947
Unknown India
29 x 1950-04-16 from
Mysore Zoo (Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens)
Toni -
(SSP 279)
EM - F
dead 2006-01-25
17 years after arrival 1989-10-25
euthanised: arthritis
1965
Unknown Thailand
41 x 1989-10-25 from
Nay Aug Park Zoo
Kumari -
(SSP 350)
EM - F
dead 1995-04-26
2 years after arrival 1993-12-14
disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
captive-born 1993-12-14
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
2 Indy (Butch) x Shanthi 1993-12-14
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Ashok -
(SSP 486)
EM - M
dead 1959-10-01
9 years after arrival 1950-04-16
euthanised:
wild 1947
Unknown India
12 x 1950-04-16 from
Mysore Zoo (Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens)
Gold Dust -
(SSP 478)
EM - M
dead 1898-11-04
7 years after arrival 1891-04-30
unknown:
wild 1880
Unknown
18 x 1891-04-30 from
Adam Forepaugh Circus
Dunk (Duncan) -
(SSP 477)
EM - M
dead 1917-03-30
26 years after arrival 1891-04-30
accident: broken shoulder after falling
wild 1866
Unknown Sri Lanka
51 x 1891-04-30 from
Adam Forepaugh Circus
Smithsonian National Zoological Park has 3 dead African bush elephants (1,2).
Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
Status Origin - birth Age Parents Arrival date
From
Nancy -
(SSP 18)
LA - F
dead 2000-08-23
44 years after arrival 1956-09-18
euthanised: Post mortum: Tuberculosis
wild 1953
Unknown Tanzania
47 x 1956-09-18 from
Firma Ruhe (Tierhandelsfirma Ruhe)
Jumbina -
(SSP 3)
LA - F
dead 1952-06-30
39 years after arrival 1913-08-08
unknown:
wild 1911
Unknown Sudan
41 x 1913-08-08 from
Giza Zoological Garden
Jumbo II -
(SSP 2)
LA - M
dead 1916-06-28
3 years after arrival 1913-08-08
unknown:
wild 1910
Unknown Sudan
6 x 1913-08-08 from
Giza Zoological Garden

Smithsonian National Zoological Park had previously 6 elephants relocated to new location.  

Name - stud nr.
Species - Sex
StatusOrigin
Birth
AgeArrival
Departure
Present location
Jenny (482)
EM - F
dead
wild
1944
-1944 1949-07-02
1954-10-15
Unknown
unknown (479)
EM - F
dead
wild
0 1898-04-11
1899-07-30
Unknown
Kandula (538)
EM - M
PC
captive-born
2001-11-25
17 2001-11-25
2015-10-00
Oklahoma City Zoo
Shanthi (165)
EM - F
PC
wild
1976
42 1976-12-29
1991-03-15
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
Dixie (485)
EM - F
dead
1976-03-16
wild
1955
21 1956-11-06
1959-09-23
Crandon Park Zoo
Dzimbo (30)
LC - M
dead
1976-09-28
wild
1958
18 1959-10-12
1976-06-15
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