Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Rotterdam Zoo in Netherlands

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Moeli  dead elephant


EEP nr1922


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 6 years old
Born:* 1922-01-00 wild
Birth place: in Indonesia unspecified location
Dead: 1928
Death reason: disease:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Rotterdam Zoo, in Netherlands

Date of arrival

1922-11-00Rotterdam Zoo
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History of updates2012-06-13: 
2022-05-16: Born in Indonesia

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† Moeli is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1928 at Rotterdam Zoo, in Netherlands, .


Moeli was born wild 1922-01-00 at Indonesia unspecified location.

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Born in Sumatra.

Records about Moeli from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Moeli:

1922 F ~ Jan 1922 WILD WILD SUMATRA ~ Jan 1922 NONE Birth MOELI
ROTTERDAM ~ Nov 1922 1922 Transfer
~ 1928 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online
Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Moeli, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Rotterdam Zoo in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 10 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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