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


 ☨ ♀ Bertha  

Identification

SSP nr643

Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ < 1, unknown age
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, (2021). Bertha, an Asian elephant at Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 19 June 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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