Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Rasha at Fort Worth Zoo


♀ Rasha

Identification

SSP nr179

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 50 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1971 wild
Birth place:
Offspring
Total: 3 babies

1. Born 1998-12-16 Bluebonnet SSP id: 515

2. Born 2003-09-19
(dead † 2003-09-21)
Unnamed SSP id: 548

3. Born 2013-07-07 Belle (Bluebelle) SSP id: 750
Locations
Present / last location:Fort Worth Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1995-01-17Fort Worth Zoo
from Racine Zoological Garden
Racine Zoological Garden 1993-01-25
from African Lion Safari
African Lion Safari 1991-09-24
from Racine Zoological Garden
Racine Zoological Garden 1978-12-13
from Henry Vilas Zoo
Henry Vilas Zoo 1976-12-17
from Milwaukee County Zoo

Document updated2009-04-03: Previous locations
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Description

Location


Rasha is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Fort Worth Zoo, in United States.

Rasha arrived Fort Worth Zoo 1995-01-17, relocated from Racine Zoological Garden, in United States.

In Fort Worth Zoo, Rasha lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Angel born 1988-12-30
  2. ,
  3. Belle (Bluebelle) born 2013-07-07
  4. ,
  5. Bluebonnet born 1998-12-16
  6. ,
  7. Bowie born 2013-08-05
  8. ,
  9. Casey born 1971
  10. ,
  11. Colonel Tusk (Boy) born 1991-04-04
  12. ,
  13. Romeo born 1993-01-10
  14. , (see detailed list).

Offspring


  1. (F) 1998-12-16 Bluebonnet SSP id: 515
  2. (F) 2003-09-19 -- † 2003-09-21 Unnamed SSP id: 548
  3. (F) 2013-07-07 Belle (Bluebelle) SSP id: 750

Origin


Rasha was born wild 1971.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Rasha, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Fort Worth Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=2570. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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