Siams an Asian elephant at Riga Zoo


 ☨ ♂ Siams  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 53 years old
Origin
Born:* 1906 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1959
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Riga Zoo, in Latvia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1946-00-00Riga Zoo
from Circus Riga

Document updated2008-09-04
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Description

† Siams is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Riga Zoo, in Latvia, of from unknown reasons in 1959. (see detailed list).

Origin


Siams was born wild 1906.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Siams, an Asian elephant at Riga Zoo in Latvia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4029. (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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