Bertha an Asian elephant at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation


 ☨ ♀ Bertha  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
Id numberSSP Number: (643)
Origin
Born:* 2005-07-30 captive-born
Birth place: in Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation

Parents: Charlie x ♀ Icky II
Death
Dead date: 2005-08-09
Death reason: unknown: during surgery
Locations
Present / last location:Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, in United States

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2005-07-30Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation

Document updated2009-03-20: Death RE
2011-02-22: SSP RE
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Description

† Bertha is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation, in United States, of from unknown reasons in 2005-08-09. Official death reason described as during surgery. (see detailed list).

Origin


Bertha was born captive-born 2005-07-30 at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation.

Parentage


Parents of Bertha are: ♂ Charlie (father) and ♀ Icky II (mother).


Siblings through the father Charlie:

  1. 1997-05-08(M) Doc
  2. 1997-06-23(F) Angelica
  3. 1999-08-16(M) Ozzie (Osgood)
  4. 2001-04-16(F) Sara
  5. 2001-11-18(M) Gunther
  6. 2002-01-29(F) Rudy
  7. 2002-03-05(F) Asha
  8. 2002-05-21(M) P.T.
  9. 2005-02 -- † 2005-02 (F) stillborn
  10. 2005-04-21(F) Aree
  11. 2005-06-01(M) Irvin
  12. 2008-11-09(F) Sundara
  13. 2010-04-03(F) April

Siblings through the mother Icky II:

  1. 1992-12-30(F) Juliet (Juliette)
  2. 1997-06-23(F) Angelica
  3. 2001-04-16(F) Sara

Pedigree


Berthas pedigree:
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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Bertha, an Asian at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 6 March 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=621. (archived at the Wayback machine)


Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Bob Cline, Cheraw, South Carolina, United States.

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