Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Kharkiv Zoo (Kharkov Zoo) in Ukraine

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Moca  dead elephant


EEP nr2401


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 18 years old
Born:* 1924-01-01 unknown
Birth place:
Dead: 1942-05-08
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Kharkiv Zoo (Kharkov Zoo), in Ukraine

Date of arrival

1925-08-01Kharkiv Zoo (Kharkov Zoo)
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)

Record history
History of updates2012-06-16: eep records

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Moca is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1942-05-08 at Kharkiv Zoo (Kharkov Zoo), in Ukraine, .


Moca was born unknown 1924-01-01.

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Records about Moca from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Moca:

2401 F 1 Jan 1924 UNK UNK HAMBURG 1 Jan 1924 NONE Birth Moca
KHAR KOV 1 Aug 1925 NONE Transfer
8 May 1942 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Moca, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Kharkiv Zoo (Kharkov Zoo) in Ukraine. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 February 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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