Empress an Asian elephant at Philadelphia Zoo


 ☨ ♀ Empress  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 42 years old
Id numberSSP Number: (556)
Origin
Born:* 1872 wild
Birth place:
Death
Dead date: 1914-07-08
Death reason: unknown:
Locations
Present / last location:Philadelphia Zoo, in United States

Date of Arrival

1876-11-01Philadelphia Zoo

Document updated2011-03-02: New elephant RE
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Description

† Empress is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Philadelphia Zoo, in United States, from unknown reasons in 1914-07-08, (see detailed list).

Origin


Empress was born wild 1872.


Comments / pictures

Empress and Dom Pedro arrived together at the Philadelphia Zoo in November 1876.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Empress, an Asian at Philadelphia Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 November 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6417. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Ryan Easley, USA

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    Categories1914 deaths | 1872 births | Born in Sri Lanka | Elephants from Philadelphia Zoo | United States | Asian elephants



    This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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