Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Icky at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus


 ☨ ♀ Icky  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Status:confiscated
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead:
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1947-06-20Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
from Zoo Circus
Zoo Circus 1944-00-00
from Circus Carl Hagenbeck - Stellingen (Lorenz Hagenbeck)

Document updated2009-08-14: 
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Description

† Icky is a dead confiscated Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, in United States, . (see detailed list).

Origin


Icky was born wild .


Comments / pictures

During world war II she was send, together with other elephants, with the circus to Malmoe in Sweden, in order to be protected from the war. But all elephants became confiscated by the swedish government, and sold to Ringling Bros Circus.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Icky, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1990. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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