Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Prince at Ringling Brothers Circus


 ☨ ♂ Prince  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Origin
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1906?
Death reason: euthanised: executed in winterquarters
Locations
Present / last location:Ringling Brothers Circus, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1893-00-00Ringling Brothers Circus

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† Prince is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Ringling Brothers Circus, in United States, from euthanised 1906?. Official death reason described as executed in winterquarters. (see detailed list).

Origin


Prince was born wild .


Comments / pictures

"Prince" remained with the show thru 1906. //Buckles



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Prince, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Ringling Brothers Circus in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=3865. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Page 50, Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, Dokumentation 2 Nordamerika, 1997, by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger
  • William Buckles Woodcock, 2010

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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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