Bombay at Amiens Zoo (Parc Zoologique dAmiens)

† Bombay
ID Number:EEP Number: 4804 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 51 years old
Dead date: 2005-02-17
Death reason: euthanised:
Location:Amiens Zoo (Parc Zoologique dAmiens)
ArrivedAmiens Zoo (Parc Zoologique dAmiens) 2003-07-03
from Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin)
Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin) 1999-05-26
from Berlin Circus Union (VEB Staatszirkus der DDR)
Berlin Circus Union (VEB Staatszirkus der DDR) 1960-00-00
Born:1954 wild India
Document updated2009-03-07: eeg records for birth year
Contradictory records:
EEG stated 1992 birth year 1948/50, in documentation 2002 1952.

Sources, among others

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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