Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Astra at Leipzig Zoo


♀ Astra
Astra. Tierpark Berlin 2008. Photo: © Petra Prager
Astra. Tierpark Berlin 2008. Photo: © Petra Prager


Identification

EEP nr8507

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Subspecies: Elephas maximus indicus
Sex and age:Female ♀ 41 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1980-00-00 unknown
Birth place: in Vietnam unspecified location
Locations
Present / last location:Leipzig Zoo, in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2020-09-25Leipzig Zoo
from Tierpark Berlin
Tierpark Berlin 1988-06-09
from Moscow Zoo
Moscow Zoo 1985-01-22
from Vietnam unspecified location

Document updated2009-03-25: Image
2018-03-13: link to EleWiki submitted
2020-09-25: relocated to Leipzig
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Location


Astra is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Leipzig Zoo, in Germany.

Astra arrived Leipzig Zoo 2020-09-25, relocated from Tierpark Berlin, in Germany.

In Leipzig Zoo, Astra lives together with 8 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Don Chung born 1982-11-00
  2. ,
  3. Edgar born 2016-01-01
  4. ,
  5. Kewa born 1983-00-00
  6. ,
  7. Pantha born 2012-06-01
  8. ,
  9. Rani born 2009-07-03
  10. ,
  11. Saida born 1973-00-00
  12. ,
  13. Thuza born 2008-12-13
  14. ,
  15. Voi Nam born 2002-04-05
  16. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Astra was born unknown 1980-00-00 at Vietnam unspecified location.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Astra, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Leipzig Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 24 July 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=477. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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