Indra an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Indra  

Identification

EEP nr3803

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 5 years old
Origin
Born:* 1938-11-27 captive-born
Birth place: in Berlin Zoo

Parents: Omar x ♀ Jenny II
Death
Dead date: 1943-11-22
Death reason: accident: elephant house was bombed
Locations
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
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1938-11-27Berlin Zoo

Document updated2021-01-29
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† Indra is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Berlin Zoo, in Germany, of accident in 1943-11-22. Official death reason described as elephant house was bombed. (see detailed list).

Origin


Indra was born captive-born 1938-11-27 at Berlin Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Indra are: ♂ Omar (father) and ♀ Jenny II (mother).


Siblings through the father Omar:

  1. 1936-04-08 -- † 1938-08-00 (M) Orje
  2. 1938-09-05(F) Hannolore

Pedigree


Indras pedigree:
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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Indra, an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1189. (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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