Tika an Asian elephant at Busch Gardens Houston

 ☨ ♀ Tika  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 5 years old
Id number Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /customers/6/2/a/elephant.se/httpd.www/database2.php on line 1547 SSP Number: (T2339)
Born:* 1966 wild
Birth place:
Dead date: 1971
Death reason: unknown:
Present / last location:Busch Gardens Houston, in United States

Date of Arrival

1971-03-24Busch Gardens Houston
from Houston Zoo

Document updated2009-10-09: New elephant
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† Tika is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Busch Gardens Houston, in United States, from unknown reasons in 1971, (see detailed list).


The North American Regional Studbook lists this elephant with a Temporary Studbook Number, lacking "supporting documentation to validate their identity."

Tika was born wild 1966.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Tika, an Asian at Busch Gardens Houston in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5106. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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