Jan an Asian elephant at Tarzan Zerbini Circus

☨ Jan
ID nr:   SSP Number: 725 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Dead date: 2008-04-11
Death reason: disease: Elephant Elephant TB (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
Location:Tarzan Zerbini Circus
ArrivalTarzan Zerbini Circus 1985-00-00
from Hubert Castle Circus
Born:* 1971 wild
Capture: 1974 ,
Document updated2011-03-03: Previous locations, SSP, Text RE
Former editions of the North American Regional Studbook list 'Jan' with a Temporary ID Number T2380. In the 2010 Update, her number is changed to 725.

Records about Jan from Bob Cline
Jan, Female Asian
1969 to 1985 - Hubert Castle Circus
1981 - Bred to BUKE. ( Bucky Steele elephant )
March 1982 - Showing milk
1985 to 2008 - Tarzan Zerbini Circus
Died - April 11, 2008 of TB

Contradictory records:
The North American Regional Studbook for the Asian Elephant does not list the same dates of ownership reflected by the research of Bob Cline.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Jan, an Asian at Tarzan Zerbini Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 30 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1865. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.
  • Ryan Easley, USA

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