Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué) in Chile

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Frida  dead elephant



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀

People killed:1
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Dead: 2011-09-06?
Death reason: anesthesia: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué), in Chile

Date of arrival

1998-00-00Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué)
from Circus Aguilas (Circo Aguilas)

Record history
History of updates2010-09-23: mankiller?
2011-05-02: Text for photo RE
2012-01-09: death, death reason.

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Frida is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2011-09-06? at Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué), in Chile, . Official death reason described as Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis).


Frida was born wild .

Comments / pictures

Frida died from a multisystemic failure caused by an aggravated Tuberculosis that having been developed for at least 10 years.

June 1, 1996: A Circus elephant named Frieda slapped a boy and knocked him to the ground during a circus appearance in the northern Chilean town of Iquique. The boy, 10-year-old Rodiguo Silva, died later in the hospital of multiple Skull traumas.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Frida, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Quilpue Zoo (El Parque Zoológico de Quilpué) in Chile. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 9 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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