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Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Nuremberg Zoo in Germany

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Kelly  dead elephant


EEP nr991


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Born:* 1899 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1945-04-01
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Nuremberg Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

1939-05-09Nuremberg Zoo
from Firma Ruhe

1938-00-00Firma Ruhe
from Hannover Zoo

1937-04-00Hannover Zoo
from Firma Ruhe

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† Kelly is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1945-04-01 at Nuremberg Zoo, in Germany, .


Kelly was born wild 1899.

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

991 F ~ 1899 WILD WILD WILD ~ 1899 NONE Birth KELLY
L RUHE ~ 1937 NONE Transfer
HANNOVER ~ Apr 1937 VII49 Transfer
L RUHE ~ 1938 NONE Transfer
NURNBERG 9 May 1939 M00523 Transfer
1 Apr 1945 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Kelly, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Nuremberg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 8 June 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1545. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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