Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Frederik at Givskud Zoo

 ☨ ♂ Frederik  

Identification

EEP nr7014

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 16 years old
Origin
Born:* 1970 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead: 1986-07-21
Death reason: accident: heart failure, drowned by the cows in the pool
Offspring
Total: 1 babies

1. Born 1983-03-24
(dead † 1983-03-24)
stillborn EEP id: 8309
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Givskud Zoo, in Denmark

Date of arrival

1972-05-12Givskud Zoo
from Jyllands Park Zoo (Jyllands Mini-Zoo - Havnstrup Zoo)

1971-00-00Jyllands Park Zoo (Jyllands Mini-Zoo - Havnstrup Zoo)
from Circus Benneweis (Cirkus Benneweis)

1971-00-00Circus Benneweis (Cirkus Benneweis)
from Zoo-Forss (Ingemar Forss)

Record history
History of updates2018-05-08: imported by Ingemar Forss

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Description

† Frederik is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died 1986-07-21 at Givskud Zoo, in Denmark, . Official death reason described as heart failure, drowned by the cows in the pool.

Offspring


Total: 1 babies

  1. (M) 1983-03-24 -- † 1983-03-24 stillborn EEP id: 8309

Origin


Frederik was born wild 1970.


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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Frederik, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Givskud Zoo in Denmark. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=597. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Elefanten in Zoo und Circus, EEG: Haufellner, Kurt, Schilfarth, Schweiger



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