Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Romeo at The Zoological Institute

 ☨ ♂ Romeo  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ maybe about 13 years old (estimated age)
Born:* 1822? wild
Birth place: in India unspecified location
Dead: 1835
Death reason: :
Locations - owners
Present / last location:The Zoological Institute, in United States

Date of arrival

1835-00-00The Zoological Institute
from June, Titus, Angevine and Co

June, Titus, Angevine and Co
from U.S.A. unspecified Port

1832-01-00U.S.A. unspecified Port
from Port of Calcutta

Port of Calcutta
from India unspecified location

Record history
History of updates2012-04-11: 

Latest document update2021-07-30 14:35:32
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† Romeo is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1835 at The Zoological Institute, in United States, from .

See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.


Romeo was born wild 1822? at India unspecified location.

Comments / pictures

Records about Romeo from Bob Cline
ROMEO 1832 - arrives in US in January form Calcutta ( 10 years old )
Male Asian 1832 - American National Caravan ( June, Titus and Co. )
1833 to 1834 - National Caravan
1835 - Zoological Institute
1835 - Died in August at Somers, NY of natural causes

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Romeo, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at The Zoological Institute in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.


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