Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Aida at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)

 ☨ ♀ Aida  
Aida with elephant trainer Erich Hagenbeck. © 2004 Nationaal Archief, Netherlands
Aida with elephant trainer Erich Hagenbeck. © 2004 Nationaal Archief, Netherlands


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Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Born:* 1935 wild
Birth place:
Dead: 1981-07-23
Death reason: unknown:
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands

Date of arrival

1940-07-09Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
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† Aida is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp), in Netherlands, 1981-07-23.

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Aida was born wild 1935.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Aida, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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