Pollux an Asian elephant at Jardin d´Acclimatation


 ☨ ⚪ Pollux  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
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Born:* wild
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Death
Dead date: 1870-12-30
Death reason: killed: for meat, during the war
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Present / last location:Jardin d´Acclimatation, in France

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Jardin d´Acclimatation

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† Pollux is a dead Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Jardin d´Acclimatation, in France, of killed in 1870-12-30. Official death reason described as for meat, during the war. (see detailed list).

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Pollux was born wild .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Pollux, an Asian at Jardin d´Acclimatation in France. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3506. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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    Categories1870 deaths | Elephants from Jardin d´Acclimatation | France | Asian elephants



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