Birka an Asian elephant at Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)


 ☨ ♀ Birka  

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 57 years old
Origin
Born:* 1934 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1991-07-08
Death reason: age: stroke
Locations
Present / last location:Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen), in Germany

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

1952-10-20Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)

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2017-03-09: link to ele-wiki submitted
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† Birka is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen), in Germany, of age in 1991-07-08. Official death reason described as stroke. (see detailed list).

Origin


Birka was born wild 1934.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Birka, an Asian elephant at Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen) in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 April 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=502. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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