Hanako San an Asian elephant at Riga Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Hanako San  

Identification

EEP nr4806

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 29 years old
Origin
Born:* 1948 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1977-09-23
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Riga Zoo, in Latvia

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1968-05-26Riga Zoo
from Zoocentrum Moskwa (Objed)
Zoocentrum Moskwa (Objed) 1968-00-00
from Tokuyama Municipal Zoo

Document updated2008-09-04
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Description

† Hanako San is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Riga Zoo, in Latvia, of from unknown reasons in 1977-09-23. (see detailed list).

Origin


Hanako San was born wild 1948.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Hanako San, an Asian elephant at Riga Zoo in Latvia. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4033. (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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