Tuzinka
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Berlin Zoo in Germany

Biography
This record may be a duplicate record with Taku II at Berlin Zoo
dead elephant ☨ ♀ Tuzinka  dead elephant

Identification

EEP nr3702

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 7 years old
Origin
Born:* 1937-04-16 captive-born
Birth place: in Warsaw Zoo (Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw)

Parents: Jas x ♀ Kaska II (Kasia, Katschi)
Death
Dead: 1944
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of arrival

Berlin Zoo
from Kaliningrad Zoo

1939-12-00Kaliningrad Zoo
from Warsaw Zoo (Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw)

Record history
History of updates2021-12-20

Latest document update2022-03-09 08:34:18
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This record may be a duplicate record with Taku II at Berlin Zoo

† Tuzinka is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1944 at Berlin Zoo, in Germany, .

Origin

Tuzinka was born captive-born 1937-04-16 at Warsaw Zoo (Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw).

Parentage


Parents of Tuzinka are: ♂ Jas (father) and ♀ Kaska II (Kasia, Katschi) (mother).

Pedigree


Tuzinkas ancestral Pedigree:
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Born: 1926

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Tuzinka in Berlin Zoo

Transferred to Köningsberg by the order of Lutz Heck, director of Berlin Zoo.

From the zoo's opening to 1945, five female Asian elephants resided at the this location. Several names and most dates are unknown, though it is known, regardless of how many were owned at the time, none survived World War II.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2024). Tuzinka, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 July 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=299. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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