Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Dikija (Dicky) at Riga Zoo


This record may be a duplicate record with Dicky at Unknown
 ☨ ♀ Dikija (Dicky)  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Origin
Born:* 1910 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1952
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Riga Zoo, in Latvia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1940-00-00Riga Zoo
from J. Balodi menagerie

Document updated2009-09-15: death year apr.
Random literature
This record may be a duplicate record with Dicky at Unknown
Description

† Dikija (Dicky) is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Riga Zoo, in Latvia, 1952. (see detailed list).

Origin


Dikija (Dicky) was born wild 1910.


Comments / pictures

There are no straight records, but supposedly Dikija died around 1952 or 1953.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Dikija (Dicky), Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Riga Zoo in Latvia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4028. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Daiga Leimane, Educator, Riga National Zoological Garden, Latvia

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    This document was updated: 2020-11-06 15:37:10


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