Memy an Asian elephant at Nuremberg Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Memy  

Identification

EEP nr0501

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 34 years old
Origin
Born:* 1905 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1912
Death
Dead date: 1939-03-14
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Nuremberg Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1912-04-18Nuremberg Zoo

Document updated2012-06-13: 
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† Memy is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Nuremberg Zoo, in Germany, of from unknown reasons in 1939-03-14. (see detailed list).

Origin


Memy was born wild 1905, captured 1912 .


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

0501 F ~ 1905 WILD WILD INDIA ~ 1912 NONE Capture MEMY
NURNBERG 18 Apr 1912 M00514 Transfer
14 Mar 1939 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Memy, an Asian elephant at Nuremberg Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1552. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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  • Categories1939 deaths | 1905 births | Born in India | EEP | 1912 captures | Elephants from Nuremberg Zoo | Germany | Asian elephants



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