Delhi an Asian elephant at Usti nad Labem Zoo

♀ Delhi
Alternative name:Delina
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 38 years old
Id numberEEP Number: 8709
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1983 wild
Birth place:
Freight:ship from Saigon
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 2004-07-01
(dead † 2004-07-01)
stillborn EEP id: 200405
Present / last location:Usti nad Labem Zoo, in Czech Republic

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1987-06-17Usti nad Labem Zoo
from Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo)
from Vietnam unspecified location

Document updated2009-11-03: insemination
2018-05-10: text
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Delhi is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Usti nad Labem Zoo, in Czech Republic.

Delhi arrived in Usti nad Labem Zoo 1987-06-17, relocated from Saigon Zoo (Ho Chi Minh Zoo), in Vietnam.

In Usti nad Labem Zoo, Delhi lives as single living elephant in this location (see detailed list).


  1. (M) 2004-07-01 -- † 2004-07-01 stillborn EEP id: 200405


Delhi was born wild 1983. and imported 1987, ship from Saigon

Comments / pictures

At arrival 140 cm high, her age was from 3,5 to 4 years

2009-11-03: Inseminated 1st November from the IZW team.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Delhi, an Asian at Usti nad Labem Zoo in Czech Republic. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 January 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Jaroslav Vanecek


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