Ellen and Julius
|ID nr:||EEP Number: 1203 -|
|Species:||Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)|
|Sex and age:||Male ♂ 9 years old|
|Dead date:||† 1921-09-17|
|Death reason:||euthanised: with morphine, autopsy showed sepsis|
|Arrival||Copenhagen Zoo 1912-04-06|
|Born:||* 1912-04-06 captive-born|
in Copenhagen Zoo
|Parents:||Chang x Ellen|
|Siblings through the father Chang:|
|Siblings through the mother Ellen:|
Some sources state 15 september as death date.
Named after Julius Schiött, director in Copenhagen Zoo.
Fell to the floor 1921-09-02 because of problems in the legs.
Could not raise again, and therefore euthanised.
Reference listKoehl, D., (2020). Julius, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Copenhagen Zoo in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1162. (archived at the Wayback machine)
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