Pitu an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)

☨ Pitu
ID nr:EEP Number: 2003 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 30 years old
Dead date: 1945-03-30
Death reason: euthanised: shot
Location:Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau)
ArrivalWroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau) 1927-04-29
from Firma Ruhe
Born:* 1915 wild Indonesia
Document updated2012-06-16: eep records
Records about Pitu from EEPEuropean Studbook for Asian elephants state following records for the asian elephant Pitu:

2003 F ???? WILD WILD L RUHE ~ Jan 1927 NONE Transfer PITU
WROCLAW 29 Apr 1927 H217 Transfer
30 Mar 1945 Death

Source: EEP studbook for Asian elephants online

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Pitu, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Wroclaw Zoo (Zoo Breslau) in Poland. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 23 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=5593. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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