Nekli an Asian elephant at Unknown

 ☨ ♀ Nekli  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Id numberEEP Number: 3407
Status:Lost to follow-up
Born:* 1935 wild
Birth place:
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
Present / last location:Unknown, in Unknown

Date of Arrival

from Poznan Zoo
Poznan Zoo 1937-05-22
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)

Document updated2009-09-14: new
2009-10-23: birth year
2020-11-06: Updated as lost to trace
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† Nekli is a dead Lost to follow-up Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Unknown, in Unknown, from unknown reasons in , (see detailed list).


Nekli was born wild 1935.

Comments / pictures

May have been killed in Poznan Zoo together with Dora.

Records about Nekli from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Nekli:

3407 F 1 Aug 1934 WILD WILD HAMBURG ~ Jan 1937 NONE Transfer NEKLI
POZNAN 22 May 1937 NONE Transfer
UNKNOWN 7 Apr 1944 NONE ltf Transfer

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Nekli, an Asian at Unknown in Unknown. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 November 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Olga Dabrowska, Poznan Zoo, Poland


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    This document was updated: 2020-11-06 18:55:48

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