Zuma an Asian elephant at Rome Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Zuma  

Identification

EEP nr5501

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Origin
Born:* 1955-07-03 captive-born
Birth place: in Rome Zoo

Parents: Romeo II x ♀ Giulietta II (Giulie)
Death
Dead date: 1955-12-31
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Rome Zoo, in Italy

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1955-07-03Rome Zoo

Document updated2021-01-31
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Description

† Zuma is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Rome Zoo, in Italy, of from unknown reasons in 1955-12-31. (see detailed list).

Origin


Zuma was born captive-born 1955-07-03 at Rome Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Zuma are: ♂ Romeo II (father) and ♀ Giulietta II (Giulie) (mother).


Siblings through the father Romeo II:

  1. 1948-08-06 -- † 1968-04-13 (F) Roma
  2. 1950-09-02 -- † 1952-12-24 (M) Remo
  3. 1953-09-11 -- † 1953-09-11 (F) stillborn

Siblings through the mother Giulietta II (Giulie):

  1. 1948-08-06 - † 1968-04-13 (F) Roma
  2. 1950-09-02 - † 1952-12-24 (M) Remo
  3. 1953-09-11 - † 1953-09-11 (F) stillborn

Pedigree


Zumas pedigree:
P I II III

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Romeo II

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Giulietta II (Giulie)

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Comments / pictures

The last calf for the pair Romeo II and Giulietta.

Rejected from the mother, handreared.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Zuma, an Asian elephant at Rome Zoo in Italy. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1147. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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