Peggy an Asian elephant at Melbourne Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Peggy  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 57 years old
Id numberLocal id Number: 390001ASMP Number: 23
Origin
Born:* 1931 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1988-10-30
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Melbourne Zoo, in Australia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1939-01-01Melbourne Zoo
from Mayfields Kennels and Zoo (H.H. de Souza)

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† Peggy is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Melbourne Zoo, in Australia, of from unknown reasons in 1988-10-30. (see detailed list).

Origin


Peggy was born wild 1931.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Peggy, an Asian at Melbourne Zoo in Australia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2022. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Taxon Report for Elephas maximus, by Sjoukje Vaartjes, Animal Records Officer, Melbourne Zoo.

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    Categories1988 deaths | 1931 births | Elephants from Melbourne Zoo | Australia | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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