Sativan an Asian elephant at Sofia Zoo

☨ Sativan
ID nr:EEP Number: 5405 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 21 years old
Dead date: 1971
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Sofia Zoo
ArrivalSofia Zoo 1954-00-00
Born:* 1950 wild
Offspring, year of birth, year of death:

    Total: 2 babies

  1. (M) 1962-12-29 -- † 1962-12-29 stillborn, EEP nr: 6211
  2. (F) 1965-04-13 -- † 1968 Sofia, EEP nr: 6503
Document updated2009-03-07: birth and arrival year

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Sativan, an Asian at Sofia Zoo in Bulgaria. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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