Dixie an Asian elephant at Frankfurt Zoo

☨ Dixie
ID nr:EEP Number: 4702 - 
Species: Asian elephant
Sex and age:Male ♂ 6 years old
Dead date: 1953-06-01
Death reason: disease: Digestive
Location:Frankfurt Zoo
ArrivalFrankfurt Zoo 1952-08-21
Born:* 1947 wild
Document updated2010-11-21: 
According to EEG, imported in 1952.

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Dixie, an Asian at Frankfurt Zoo in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 31 October 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=668. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Page 107, Documentation 2002 - Elephants in European Zoos and Safari Parks published by European Elephant Group: Haufellner, Schilfarth, Schweiger

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