Java
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon) in France

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Java  dead elephant

Identification

EEP nr6403

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 67 years old
Origin
Born:* 1945 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 2012-08-14
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon), in France

Date of arrival

1964-04-15Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon)
from Circus Amar

Record history
History of updates2012-08-19: dead
2012-08-21: death date

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

† Java is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2012-08-14 at Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon), in France, .

Origin


Java was born wild 1945.


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Unconfirmed death date.

Java was for some years the oldest living elephant in Europe.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Java, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon) in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 28 May 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1602. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2012 deaths | 1945 births | EEP | Elephants from Lyon Zoo (Jardin zoologique de la Ville Lyon) | France | Asian elephants


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