unknown an Asian elephant at Wirth Circus

 ☨ ♀ unknown  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Id numberASMP Number: 31
Birth place:
Dead date:
Death reason: :
Present / last location:Wirth Circus, in Australia

Date of Arrival

1953-04-01Wirth Circus from Royal Melbourne Zoological Park
Royal Melbourne Zoological Park 1953-02-01
from Wirth Circus

Document updated2013-05-21: taxon report
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† unknown is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Wirth Circus, in Australia, in , (see detailed list).


unknown was born .

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Records about unknown from Australasian Region Asian Elephant Studbook (2011)
31 ? ???? UNK UNK UNKNOWN ???? NONE Birth
CIRCUS ???? NONE Transfer
MELBOURNE 1 Feb 1953 530006 Transfer
CIRCUS 1 Apr 1953 NONE ltf

Taxon report:

Date in
EndangeredApp. I
1 Feb 1953 Trade from CIRCUS - WIRTHS MELBOURNE Traded to CIRCUS-WIRTHS 1 Apr 1953
Sex-Contraception Unknown - Birth type: Unknown
Hybrid status: Not a hybrid Birth Location: Unknown Location
Enclosure: Birthdate-Age: Unknown BirthDate
Rearing: Unknown Regional Studbook #: 31 - ASMP

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). unknown, an Asian at Wirth Circus in Australia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=13481. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Australasian Region Asian Elephant Studbook (2011) Compiled by Jan Steele, Australia


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