Manniken (Mannekin?)
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Chester Zoo in United Kingdom

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Manniken (Mannekin?)  dead elephant


EEP nr3206


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 10 years old
Born:* 1932 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1942
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Chester Zoo, in United Kingdom

Date of arrival

1942-00-00Chester Zoo
from Unknown

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History of updates2012-06-16: 

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† Manniken (Mannekin?) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1942 at Chester Zoo, in United Kingdom, .


Manniken (Mannekin?) was born wild 1932.

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Records about Manniken (Mannekin?) from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Manniken (Mannekin?):

3206 F ~ 1932 WILD WILD SRI LANK ~ 1932 NONE Birth MANNEKIN
PUBLIC ~ 1941 NONE Transfer
CHESTER ~ 1942 H1788 Transfer
~ 1942 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Manniken (Mannekin?), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Chester Zoo in United Kingdom. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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