Magda II
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Lodz Zoo in Poland

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Magda II  dead elephant


EEP nr6305


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 54 years old
Born:* 1962-04-00 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1963
Imported:1963 by George Munro
Dead: 2016-01-22
Death reason: euthanised: osteoarthritis
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Lodz Zoo, in Poland

Date of arrival

1963-04-27Lodz Zoo
from George Munro

Record history
History of updates2009-09-10:�prev. location
2016-01-25: death
2021-09-18: Importer George Munro

Latest document update2021-09-18 12:48:18
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† Magda II is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 2016-01-22 at Lodz Zoo, in Poland, . Official death reason described as osteoarthritis.


Magda II was born wild 1962-04-00, captured 1963 . and imported 1963 by George Munro

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Contradictory records:

EEG state 1960 as birth year.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2023). Magda II, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Lodz Zoo in Poland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 11 December 2023 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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