Dahlip (Dalip) an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Dahlip (Dalip) at Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)

Dahlip. Miami MetroZoo 02/2009. Photo: © Tim May, ZooChat
Dahlip (Dalip)
ID nr:   SSP Number: 139 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 54 years old
Body weight: 5454.55 kg, 12000.00 lbs
Management:Protected contact
Location:Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
ArrivalZoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) 1995-06-02
from Two Tails Ranch (Patricia Zerbini)
Two Tails Ranch (Patricia Zerbini) 1992-09-11
from Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) 1980-00-00
from Crandon Park Zoo
Crandon Park Zoo 1967-08-26
from Trivandrum Zoo
Born:* 1966-07-10 captive-born
in Trivandrum Zoo
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 4 babies

  1. (F) 1977-04-02 -- † 1977-04-19 Rocky, SSP nr: 140
  2. (M) 1981-07-02 Spike (Ganesha), SSP nr: 141
  3. (F) 1985-10-28 -- † 1985-10-30 Pearl, SSP nr: 142
  4. (M) 1996-05-22 -- † 1996-05-22 unborn, SSP nr: 387
Document updated2009-11-27: Birth, Management RE
2010-02-10: Text RE
2011-02-02: Image RE
2012-04-09: Previous locations, Text RE
Article and Image at ShowMe Elephants: "Candy Hitchcock Collection - Dahlip," 04/05/2012
Article and Image at ShowMe Elephants: "Bulls of Zoo Miami," 02/04/2011

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Dahlip (Dalip), an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo) in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 21 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1696. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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