Nisha an Asian elephant at Dickerson Park Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Nisha  
Dickerson Park Zoo 2007. Photo: © Ryan Easley
Dickerson Park Zoo 2007. Photo: © Ryan Easley


Identification

SSP nr641

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Origin
Born:* 2006-07-18 captive-born
Birth place: in Dickerson Park Zoo

Parents: Sabu (Sabu-hit) x ♀ Moola
Death
Dead date: 2007-12-01
Death reason: disease: Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A)
Locations
Present / last location:Dickerson Park Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2006-07-18Dickerson Park Zoo

Document updated2008-12-25: SSP, Image
2018-12-07: herpes species EEHV1A
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Description

† Nisha is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Dickerson Park Zoo, in United States, of disease in 2007-12-01. Official death reason described as Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV1A). (see detailed list).

Origin


Nisha was born captive-born 2006-07-18 at Dickerson Park Zoo.

Parentage


Parents of Nisha are: ♂ Sabu (Sabu-hit) (father) and ♀ Moola (mother).


Siblings through the father Sabu (Sabu-hit):

  1. 1998-03-15 -- † 2005-08-16 (M) Ganesh

Siblings through the mother Moola:

  1. 1996-07-02(F) Chandra
  2. 1999-11-28 - † 2002-06-07 (M) Haji

Pedigree


Nishas pedigree:
P I II III

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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Nisha, an Asian elephant at Dickerson Park Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 6 May 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=616. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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