Editha an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Editha  

Identification

EEP nr0602

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Origin
Born:* 1906-12-18 captive-born
Birth place: in Berlin Zoo

Parents: Harry x ♀ Kalifa (Toni)
Death
Dead date: 1907-01-12
Death reason: disease: Anorexia, rejected by mother. Handrearing unsuccesful
Locations
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1906-12-18Berlin Zoo

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† Editha is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Berlin Zoo, in Germany, of disease in 1907-01-12. Official death reason described as Anorexia, rejected by mother. Handrearing unsuccesful. (see detailed list).

Origin


Editha was born captive-born 1906-12-18 at Berlin Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Editha are: ♂ Harry (father) and ♀ Kalifa (Toni) (mother).


Siblings through the father Harry:

  1. 1928-09-20 -- † 1939 (F) Kalifa II

Pedigree


Edithas pedigree:
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Comments / pictures

Conceived between February and April 1905 in Hagenbecks Tierpark, Hamburg.

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

0602 F 18 Dec 1906 HARRY KALIFA BERLINZOO 18 Dec 1906 NONE Birth Editha
11 Jan 1907 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Editha, 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=1271. (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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