Burma an Asian elephant at Hannover Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Burma  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 37 years old
Origin
Born:* 1945 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1982-08-21
Death reason: unknown:
Offspring
Total: 4 babies

1. Born 1965-05-19 Tima EEP id: 6504

2. Born 1968-02-18
(dead † 1968-04-07)
Tibur EEP id: 6803

3. Born 1970-03-07
(dead † 1994-06-29)
Assam EEP id: 7004

4. Born 1973-01-23 Indra EEP id: 7304
Locations
Present / last location:Hannover Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1962-04-17Hannover Zoo
from Firma Ruhe
Firma Ruhe 1960-00-00
from Circus Knie

Document updated2009-09-16: 
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Description

† Burma is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Hannover Zoo, in Germany, of from unknown reasons in 1982-08-21. (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 1965-05-19 Tima EEP id: 6504
  2. (M) 1968-02-18 -- † 1968-04-07 Tibur EEP id: 6803
  3. (M) 1970-03-07 -- † 1994-06-29 Assam EEP id: 7004
  4. (F) 1973-01-23 Indra EEP id: 7304

Origin


Burma was born wild 1945.


Comments / pictures

Burma created a lot of trouble on Circus Knie in Switerland, why she was sold to Hannover Zoo in 1962.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Burma, an Asian elephant at Hannover Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=221. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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