Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Bristol Zoo in United Kingdom

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Zebi  dead elephant


EEP nr004


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1910-02-02
Death reason: euthanised: Cardiovascular
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Bristol Zoo, in United Kingdom

Date of arrival

1868-01-02Bristol Zoo
from Mummadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar

Record history
History of updates2009-11-30: corrected country of origin from Sri Lanka to India
2009-12-01: previous location

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† Zebi is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1910-02-02 at Bristol Zoo, in United Kingdom, . Official death reason described as Cardiovascular.


Zebi was born wild .

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The Maharajah of Mysore sent over Zebi – the largest Asian elephant in captivity, who has since made it into the Guinness Book of Animal Records.
Bristol Zoo

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

0004 F ???? WILD WILD INDIA ???? NONE Birth Zebi
PRIVATE ~ 1867 NONE Transfer
BRISTOL 2 Jan 1868 1985 Transfer
2 Feb 1910 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Zebi, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Bristol Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 December 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1549. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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