Birma an Asian elephant at Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)

Female ♀ Asian  Birma at Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)

Photo © Anna Gorczy?ska, Wroclaw Zoo.
ID nr:EEP Number: 6006 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 58 years old
Body height: 3.00 meter, 9.8 feet
Management:Protected contact
Location:Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)
ArrivalWroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau) 1981-09-08
from Circus Julinek
Born:* 1962 wild
Document updated2009-01-21: different birth records

2011-11-08: PC management

2011-11-08: picture

2011-12-05: corrected previous location

2018-04-02: corrected birth year from 51 to 62
2018-09-05: link to EleWiki submitted
2020-05-09: Height
Contradictory records:
Born 1950 according to EEG doc 1
Born 1962? according to magazine 16/2009 from EEG.

Records about Birma from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Birma:

6006 F ~ 1961 WILD WILD WILD ~ 1961 NONE Birth Parent BIRMA
CIRCUS ~ 1965 NONE Transfer
WROCLAW 8 Sep 1981 199334 Transfer

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Birma, an Asian at Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau) in Poland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 October 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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