Miss Siam an Asian elephant at Adelaide Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Miss Siam  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 23 years old
Id numberLocal id Number: 188302ASMP Number: 2
Origin
Born:* 1881 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1904-05-07
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Adelaide Zoo, in Australia

Date of Arrival

1884-01-01Adelaide Zoo from Royal Melbourne Zoological Park

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† Miss Siam is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Adelaide Zoo, in Australia, from unknown reasons in 1904-05-07, (see detailed list).

Origin


Miss Siam was born wild 1881.


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Records about Miss Siam from Australasian Region Asian Elephant Studbook (2011)
2 F ~ 1881 WILD WILD THAILAND ~ 1881 NONE Birth MISS SIAM
MELBOURNE ~ 1883 188302 Transfer
ADELAIDE 1 Jan 1884 000001 Transfer
7 May 1904 Death
[Death by: Unknown means]


Contradictory records:
Other sources state arrival 2nd of january 1884 in Adelaide.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Miss Siam, an Asian at Adelaide Zoo in Australia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2054. (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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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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