Taku II an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo

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 ☨ ♀ Taku II  



Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Born:* unknown
Birth place:
Dead date: 1943-11-22
Death reason: accident: elephant house was bombed
Present / last location:Berlin Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
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1938-00-00Berlin Zoo
from Warsaw Zoo (Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw)

Document updated2021-01-29
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† Taku II is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Berlin Zoo, in Germany, of accident in 1943-11-22. Official death reason described as elephant house was bombed. (see detailed list).


Taku II was born unknown .

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Taku II, an Asian elephant at Berlin Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 13 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3788. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Berlin by Bernhard Blaszkiewitz, Berlin Zoo
  • Jan Jakobi, Germany 2020


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