Tus (Tuss, Miss Debbie) an Asian elephant at Bronx Zoo

 ☨ ♀ Tus (Tuss, Miss Debbie)  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 49 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (169)
Born:* 1953 wild
Birth place:
Dead date: 2002-05-16
Death reason: unknown:
Present / last location:Bronx Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1976-09-27Bronx Zoo
from Catskill Game Farm
Catskill Game Farm 1976-06-19
from Rex Williams
Rex Williams 1976-06-18
from Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

Document updated2010-01-04: Name
2011-03-26: Name RE
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† Tus (Tuss, Miss Debbie) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Bronx Zoo, in United States, of from unknown reasons in 2002-05-16. (see detailed list).


Tus (Tuss, Miss Debbie) was born wild 1953.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Tus (Tuss, Miss Debbie), an Asian at Bronx Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2450. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Richard Chiger


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