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Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
St Louis Zoo in United States

♀ Donna
Donna at St Louis Zoo 04/2011<br />
Photo Courtesy of StLToday.com
Donna at St Louis Zoo 04/2011 Photo Courtesy of StLToday.com


SSP nr235


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 52 years old
Management:Protected contact
Born:* 1971 wild
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Locations - owners
Present / last location:St Louis Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

1971-09-28St Louis Zoo
Record history
History of updates2009-03-02: Management, Image RE
2011-04-11: Image RE

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Donna is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the St Louis Zoo, in United States.

Donna arrived in 1971-09-28 to the St Louis Zoo, Donna lives together with 8 other elephants at the St Louis Zoo:

  1. Ellie born 1971
  2. Jade born 2007-02-25
  3. Maliha born 2006-08-02
  4. Pearl born 1971
  5. Priya born 2013-04-26
  6. Raja born 1992-12-27
  7. Rani born 1996-07-05
  8. Sri born 1980

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Donna was born wild 1971.

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2011-04-11: Announced that Donna tested positive and under treatment for tuberculosis

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Donna, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at St Louis Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 6 June 2023 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=630. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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