Roma II an Asian elephant at Paris Zoo Vincennes


 ☨ ♀ Roma II  




Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1934-01-03
Death reason: accident: burning fire in Paris stables
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1929-10-06
(dead † 1934-01-03)
August EEP id: 2901
Locations
Present / last location:Paris Zoo Vincennes, in France

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1932-00-00Paris Zoo Vincennes
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) 1928-00-00
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck

Document updated2009-11-11: alternative birth date
Random literature
Description

† Roma II is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Paris Zoo Vincennes, in France, of accident in 1934-01-03. Official death reason described as burning fire in Paris stables. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (M) 1929-10-06 -- † 1934-01-03 August EEP id: 2901

Origin


Roma II was born wild .


Comments / pictures

Contradictory records:
According to Page 70, Jumbo auf dem Drahtseil - Elefanten dressuren von gestern und heute by Gerhard Zapf, the birth occured at 1929-12-03.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Roma II, an Asian elephant at Paris Zoo Vincennes in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1360. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Page 70, Jumbo auf dem Drahtseil - Elefanten dressuren von gestern und heute by Gerhard Zapf

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